Universal Credit row erupts as Labour calls vote to extend £20 weekly COVID increase

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A row over Universal Credit has erupted after Labour called a debate to vote on extending a temporary £20 weekly rise in payments to help families during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Published on January 18, 2021 -  00:53
Keir Starmer attacks Tories over Universal Credit cap
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer speaks on a visit to a foodbank in Streatham asMPs are set to vote on £20 a week cut to Universal Credit. Mr Starmer says theproposed cut is the difference between making ends meet and not.

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