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Benefit sanctions for low-paid workers

25 Mar 2015, by in Society & Welfare

In January this year, in a move that received little media coverage at the time, this government introduced secondary legislation that would enable them to extend benefit sanctions to low paid workers who aren’t doing ‘enough’ to earn more money. Sanctions – the withholding of benefits – have been applied on an industrial scale under…

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