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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
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
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 29 November 2017
Mirror
MP Frank Field, who leads the Commons Work and Pensions Committee, has written to the Prime Minister as he warned there'll be further 'guerilla war'
Article - Published in Guardian - 27 November 2017
Guardian
Frank Field, the chair of the work and pensions committee, said it would be usual to receive about 100 responses, but the inquiry had been deluged by people sharing stories about being denied disability benefits or battles to keep their entitlements.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 23 November 2017
Guardian
Frank Field, the Labour MP who chairs the Commons' work and pensions committee, and who has led a series of campaigns highlighting tax avoidance, said: "The budget offers the beginnings of a fightback against some of the most egregious and morally bankrupt methods of tax avoidance exposed by our campaign. But taxpayers will expect a whole series of additional steps to follow, if this mega injustice is to be countered for good."
Article - Published in Daily Mirror - 21 November 2017
Mirror
The all-in-one benefit leaves parents "unable to feed their babies" after glitches meant £3.10-a-week vouchers were withdrawn for weeks
Article - Published in BBC News - 20 November 2017
BBC News
Frank Field, the Labour chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee, said the draft bill would "end the mass exploitation of ordinary, hard-working people in the gig economy".
Article - Published in The Times - 20 November 2017
The Times
Our proposals are backed by two cross-party committees which highlights significant support in the Commons for this part of the prime minister’s agenda. It is time for the government to grant the parliamentary time to take these changes forward.
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