6. Dec, 2017

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Even a Tory MP broke down and started to cry in parliament upon hearing of the desperate situation caused by the rollout of Universal Credit to one family.

"Mr Field also recounted how a charity in his constituency had helped a family who brought in a child that was “crying with hunger”.

The family were so short of money that they had been invited to a funeral by their neighbours so that they could finish the food left by other guests, according to the MP."

A Conservative MP was moved to tears after listening to a Labour colleague describe how the Government’s universal credit left one of his constituents contemplating…
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