Building on her question on Monday to the Work & Pensions Secretary, today Heidi Allen questioned the Prime Minister about the 6-week waiting period for Universal Credit payments and asked for a meeting to discuss this further.
During the Department for Work & Pensions oral questions, Heidi Allen raised her concerns about advance payments and questioned the Secretary of State about what additional support is available for Universal Credit claimants who have been waiting for a payment for over four weeks.
During an Urgent Question debate in the Chamber today about refugee children, Heidi Allen questioned the Immigration Minister about the UK's commitment to honour the policies of the Dublin III regulations as the UK prepares to withdraw from the EU.
Today, the Secretary of State Education, Justine Greening, announced to the House of Commons that her Department will be providing an additional £1.3 billion of investment into the core schools budget.
In an assessment published today by the independent health think tank, The Commonwealth Fund, the NHS has been ranked the best healthcare system out of 11 wealthy countries including Switzerland and the United States.
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