Boris Johnson under pressure to keep Universal Credit £20 uplift

Credit: Sky News- Published on September 15, 2021
Boris Johnson is facing pressure from MPs as well as protesters to cancel his planned cut to Universal Credit.

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Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
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Universal Credit

British social security benefit
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Member of parliament

Representative of the voters to a parliament myself
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