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MP’s said to have sexually harassed a third of young male workers in Westminster

A Channel Four investigation has revealed that MP’s, especially Conservative MP’s, regularly got drunk and “flirted” or made passes at young male parliamentary workers during Commons drinking sessions. One aide spoke of how he was approached to “go to the Gents” with an MP at an event for young political activists. “The MP suggested I…

DWP to blame for fitness-to-work tests fiasco, MPs say

A leading Government department has been criticised for making wrong decisions on the ability of benefit claimants to work, at “considerable cost” to the taxpayer. The public accounts committee said there had been much criticism of Atos, the firm contracted to conduct so-called work capability assessments (WCA), but it warned that most of the problems…