Tag: JSA

6th October 2018 3

Esther McVey admits millions will lose £200 a month on Universal Credit

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

The Times have reported that Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey has told Cabinet colleagues that about half of lone…

3rd June 2018 1

A Million Disabled People Sanctioned Since 2010

By Alex Tiffin - @RespectIsVital

A four-year study by University of Kent lecturer Ben Baumberg Geiger & the Demos cross party think tank, has found that disabled claimants receiving Job Seekers Allowance, (JSA), were 26-53% more likely to be sanctioned than claimants who were not.In just ten years they found that; disabled people have been hit with OVER 1 million sanctions.