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Press Release - Published in The Times - 18 January 2018
The Times
Frank Field, chairman of the Commons work and pensions committee, said that he would be writing to the Pensions Regulator and the trustees after seeing coverage of the issue in The Times.
- Published in The Times - 16 January 2018
The Times
The key finding of a major study, that mothers with very young children report greater levels of unhappiness if they work full-time, should serve to reshape the political debate on equalising children’s life chances.
- Published in Financial Times - 10 January 2018
FT
Supported by a cross-party group of MPs, Sir Oliver Letwin and I are attempting to build a lifeboat for the British government. A motion we tabled before Christmas recommended that the immediate financial challenge should be met by raising additional hypothecated funds; and the long-term challenge should be met by reforming both the national insurance contributory base and local precepts along progressive lines to fund a National Health and Social Care Service.
Article - Published in The Times - 08 January 2018
The Times
Frank Field said that he would add it to a wider investigation by the parliamentary committee into companies that leave big holes in their pension pots before having to be rescued.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 21 December 2017
Wirral Globe
In October after a Globe petition backed by almost 10,000 readers, and delivered by Frank Field MP, David Allison agreed to review charging staff members £10 to park at Arrowe Park Hospital.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 18 December 2017
Guardian
Frank Field, whose story of a hungry constituent moved Heidi Allen to tears, says he is seeing destitution, not poverty
Press Release - 15 December 2017
Commons Chamber
'The Church made a major error on George Bell. The same authorities have now publicly said they did. There should therefore be quiet satisfaction and pride that a body so important can publicly correct itself. If only this could be replicated more, we’d be a happier nation.'
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 07 December 2017
Mirror
The 13 MPs who signed the letter, all from Labour, were led by Birkenhead MP Frank Field
Article - Published in The Times - 06 December 2017
The Times
Frank Field, the work and pensions select committee chairman, said that the civil servants were “unhappy” about universal credit, the scheme combining six means-tested benefits into a single payment, which has been beset by criticism that it pushes claimants into debt and arrears.
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 05 December 2017
Mirror
Frank Field shared the harrowing story of a local family whose young son was so hungry he chose a lunch pack over toys
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