“We will reflect on this situation carefully as we consider next steps.”
More than 1.5 million people in the UK, including more than 350,000 children, experienced destitution last year – Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Universal credit traps the already poor into hardship, say charity, Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
The Scottish Parliament passed the Continuity Bill on Wednesday 21st March.
The withdrawal process is to be concluded by 30 March 2019.
“It is unacceptable for the UK Government to fund mainstream devolved services in Northern Ireland without applying the Barnett formula.”
“Anything short of the restoration of complete control would be a colossal betrayal.”