Frank Field MP
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Article - Published in BBC News - 14 February 2018
BBC News
Committee chairman Labour MP Frank Field said the shortcomings were causing "untenable" human and financial cost.
Press Release - 14 February 2018
Food bank
Free meals and activities for children in the North End, Prenton, Tranmere, and Rock Ferry, between Monday 19th and Friday 23rd February 2018
Article - Published in The Guardian - 09 February 2018
The committee, chaired by the Labour MP Frank Field, said it was “so impressed and moved” by the 4,000-plus individual submissions it received after asking for people’s experiences of the system – a record number for a select committee inquiry – that it decided to publish a separate report highlighting them.
Article - Published in Prospect - 09 February 2018
700,000 people working in the gig economy over the past year were paid less than the legal minimum because they are labelled “self-employed” by the companies for whom they work. By labelling their workforce in this way, companies are free to offload to individual workers all of the risks and responsibilities usually taken on by employers.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 08 February 2018
“They [ministers] have produced no evidence to back up the key, central economic assumption of the biggest reform to our welfare system in 50 years. William Beveridge [the founder of the welfare state] will be rolling in his grave,” the committee chair Frank Field said.
Press Release - 07 February 2018
Commons Chamber
The Government has today published its response to the Taylor Review of modern employment. That Review was commissioned by the Prime Minister on the back of Frank's report, Wild West Workplace: self-employment and the gig economy, published in September 2016.
Press Release - 06 February 2018
Food bank
The Government’s planned cuts to school budgets in the Liverpool City Region are disproportionately concentrated on the poorest areas. This is the major outcome of a review of the latest Government announcement on school funding that purported to protect schools in the poorest areas.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 05 February 2018
The company’s system of charging drivers if they cannot cover their round has been described as appalling by the chairman of the House of Commons’ work and pensions committee, Frank Field.
Press Release - 02 February 2018
Commons Chamber
Frank Field MP announces an inquiry into long-term support for survivors of modern slavery, with a call for written evidence and case studies.
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 31 January 2018
Wirral Globe
BIRKENHEAD MP Frank Field is demanding an urgent meeting with Marks & Spencer bosses after the retail giant announced plans to close its store in the town centre as part of a restructuring programme.
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