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.

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

I absolutely dispute the claim that the Work programme has failed them. The Work programme looks to help the most vulnerable people into work, and people have moved into work over the past five years in the hon. Gentleman’s constituency, where the JSA claimant count has come down by 1,403—some 39%. I am sure that even he welcomes that.