29 Oct 2018

What do those on universal credit think of the Chancellor’s announcement of more funding?

Social Affairs Editor and Presenter

After much criticism of the rollout of the new universal credit system, the Chancellor is ploughing in more than £2bn to help make the benefit work better, including a £1,000 a year increase in the amount people can earn before their benefits start tapering away. UC claimant Tanya Lawson and Joseph Rowntree Foundation Chief Executive, Campbell Robb, respond.