Frank Field MP
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- Published in City AM - 23 June 2017
City AM
Now is the time to sweep away two of the gig economy’s most egregious aspects – the bullying culture at the top; and the poor treatment and poverty pay meted out to workers at the bottom – so that it helps society as a whole prosper, rather than falter.
Press Release - 21 June 2017
Commons Chamber
Frank has today tabled a parliamentary question asking the Government, which has been undertaking a detailed examination of it in recent months, to implement the policy with immediate effect. The Children’s Society, which has helped lead the ‘breathing space’ campaign, calculates that 8,100 children from 4,700 families in Birkenhead would be protected by the policy if it were introduced now.
Press Release - 19 June 2017
Food bank
Frank has asked Merseytravel to set out in full the reasoning behind its proposals to axe several important bus services in Wirral.
Article - Published in The Mail On Sunday - 18 June 2017
Daily Mail
Frank Field calls for The Pensions Regulator's probe into BHS to be released in full
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 15 June 2017
Wirral Globe
The appeal hopes to raise £1,000 towards Frank Field MP's 'Feeding Birkenhead' project which was originally launched in 2014 after the creation of the All Party Parliamentary Group on food poverty.
- Published in Guardian - 13 June 2017
Guardian
Frank Field MP says there is an urgent need to move beyond slogans and start to spell out the broad negotiating headings and how these will link to great domestic reform
Article - Published in The Independent - 02 May 2017
Indy
The Government has failed to deliver the £4bn of savings it was expecting to make after cutting disability benefit, according to new analysis.
Article - Published in ITV News - 01 May 2017
ITV
Labour MP and committee chairman Frank Field said: "While we applaud the leading role the UK has taken in tackling this 'barbaric crime', as the Prime Minister has called it, when you consider what is at stake, there is a shocking lack of awareness and co-ordination in the frontline services dealing with modern slavery.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 01 May 2017
Guardian
Work and pensions committee says employers force workers into bogus self-employment and free-ride on welfare state
Article - Published in Financial Times - 01 May 2017
FT
Select committee scathing of self-employment ‘myth’ that fails to fund welfare state
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