Rishi Sunak celebrates arrival of Universal Credit taper cut

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  • Rishi Sunak
    Rishi Sunak
    Chancellor of the Exchequer of the United Kingdom (born 1980)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak says the cut to the Universal Credit taper rate will benefit "millions" of the lowest-paid working people. He argues many working families will now be "better off" but feels it is wrong to compare support offered now to that offered during the pandemic.

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