Work Programme (Job Outcome Payments)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons am 11:30 am ar 25 Chwefror 2015.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Photo of David Mundell David Mundell The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland 11:30, 25 Chwefror 2015

I fully acknowledge that the hon. Gentleman has been a fervent campaigner on this issue—and, indeed, on employment—in his constituency, but I am sure that he welcomes the fact that over the past five years, under this Government, the number of jobseeker’s allowance claimants in his constituency has gone down by 842—some 27%.