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Article - Published in Daily Mail - 09 December 2016
Daily Mail
Labour MP Frank Field published a report into the working conditions at Uber
Press Release - 02 December 2016
Commons Chamber
- NHS faces a total funding gap of £67.7 billion over the next five years - Intensive care required through an immediate 1p increase in National Insurance which is supported by the public - National Health and Social Care Service funded by a new, progressive, National Insurance system, which grants a tax cut to low-paid workers, will secure the next stage in the life of the one institution of the Attlee Government which still commands the public’s affection
Article - Published in The Guardian - 02 December 2016
Guardian
Ex-Labour welfare minister says new integrated service run on a mutual basis should be funded exclusively by national insurance contributions
- Published in The Guardian - 01 December 2016
Guardian
I have put a proposal to the government that sets out to cover each of these points. I have proposed a network of public employment services, driven locally by Jobcentre Plus and sustained by City Deal funding, with the specific aim of helping low-paid workers to climb the earnings ladder and craft their jobs to match their skills and circumstances.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 01 December 2016
Wirral Globe
HM Revenue and Customs has been castigated by Birkenhead MP Frank Field over the use of a US contractor to cut fraud in the tax credit system which saw tens of thousands of claimants wrongly stripped of their benefits.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 30 November 2016
Wirral Globe
Benefit sanctions that can plunge claimants into hardship, hunger and depression are being handed out with little evidence they work - a scathing report by the public spending watchdog has found.
Article - Published in The Times - 30 November 2016
The Times
Ukip was an accidental threat to Labour. It stumbled on disgruntled Labour voters and yet it picked up nearly a million by the 2015 election. Now that Ukip’s new leader, Paul Nuttall, is focused on wooing them, Labour faces an unprecedented threat.
Article - Published in Huffington Post - 22 November 2016
Huff Post
The NHS is the one institution created by the Attlee Government to which the British public still feel an unbreakable bond. And yet the bonds that keep the NHS itself intact are at breaking point.
Article - Published in The Independent - 21 November 2016
Indy
The proposal to penalise older people in social housing who 'underoccupy' their homes - revealed by The Independent – will be delayed by one year
Article - Published in The Guardian - 21 November 2016
Guardian
Labour MP Frank Field, the chair of the work and pensions select committee, asked the Health and Safety Executive to investigate after Hermes, which delivers parcels for retailers including John Lewis and Next, made the request to about 5,000 couriers. If they agree, some could work 20 days without a break starting from Monday. Black Friday is on 25 November.
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