Tories at-risk of losing their seats 'offered peerages' for backing plan to cull 50 MPs Many senior MPs would see their seats abolished, including Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey and former Cabinet ministers David Davis, Priti Patel and Kenneth Clarke. MailOnline 2 weeks ago
Ministers launch blitz on Brits who claim benefits while living abroad Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey (pictured) warned benefit cheats overseas that international anti-fraud teams were coming for them. 5,000 fraudsters were convicted last year. MailOnline on August 19, 2018
Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle sees the big beasts like Amber Rudd, Boris Johnson and Phillip Hammond keep their roles while others receive a promotion and some resigned.
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Parliament to debate pensions dashboard as petition gets 100,000 signatures A petition urging the government not to bin its plans for the pensions dashboard has been signed by over 100,000 people and will be debated in parliament.
Around 125,000 people have signed the.. City A.M. on August 8, 2018
Pupils should get summer holiday jobs to prepare them for work says Esther McVey DWP secretary Esther McVey (pictured) said part-time summer jobs are vital to equip the younger generation with skills that will enable post-Brexit Britain to thrive. MailOnline on July 27, 2018 It would be crazy to ditch the pensions dashboard – here's why "What have you lost?” your colleague asks as you desperately retrace your steps.
“My pension!” you cry.
Okay, well that never happened. But imagine for a second that we were to treat our.. City A.M. on July 25, 2018
Esther McVey confident about East Midlands Airport growth despite Brexit uncertainty The Work and Pensions Secretary highlighted 8,000 planed new posts during a visit to EMA Leicester Mercury on July 23, 2018
Thousands of Brits could get £10,000 in benefits compensation after government gaffe The payout results from a decision by Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey to ditch a policy of refusing to reimburse missed payments Tamworth Herald on July 19, 2018
Another ministerial aide quits over May's Brexit plan Another ministerial aide has quit over Theresa May's Brexit white paper, keeping the trickle of resignations going for another day.
Scott Mann, parliamentary private secretary at the Treasury and.. City A.M. on July 16, 2018 Brexit: PM facing Tory rebellion on both fronts The Prime Minister is facing a difficult day on all fronts, with rebel Remainers and Leavers both plotting to publicly go against her, just days before the start of summer recess.
Theresa May was.. City A.M. on July 16, 2018
Downing Street raises stakes over Brexit showdown with reshuffle threat Downing Street has raised the stakes for today's crunch Chequers summit, with Theresa May fully prepared for resignations as she seeks to push forward on Brexit.
Last night Cabinet ministers.. City A.M. on July 6, 2018
Universal Credit: Labour says Esther McVey should resign Esther McVey says she "used the wrong words" about Universal Credit but says it helps people get jobs. BBC News on July 5, 2018
Esther McVey facing accusations she is still misleading MPs over universal credit criticisms Labour says work and pensions secretary 'should be ashamed' for having to explain herself a second time, adding: 'She should resign' Independent on July 5, 2018
Esther McVey apologises to MPs over Universal Credit claims BBC Local News: Manchester -- Esther McVey says she "inadvertently misled" Parliament about watchdog's views on benefit roll-out. BBC Local News on July 4, 2018 Also reported by • BBC News Esther McVey forced to apologise for 'inadvertently misleading' parliament over universal credit report Cabinet minister Esther McVey has apologised for "inadvertently" misleading MPs over inaccurate claims regarding a critical report on the government's flagship welfare programme. Independent on July 4, 2018
Whitehall watchdog issues extraordinary rebuke to Cabinet minister Esther McVey The head of the National Audit Office said Ms McVey wrongly claimed it had concluded benefit reforms were working. MailOnline on July 4, 2018 NAO accuses minister of misleading parliament on universal credit The head of the National Audit Office (NAO) has accused work and pensions minister Esther McVey of misleading parliament over universal credit.
In an open letter to the minister, Sir Amyas Morse.. City A.M. on July 4, 2018
Esther McVey made incorrect statements to MPs over universal credit roll out, says government spending watchdog Auditor General Sir Amyas Morse said Ms McVey's claim the NAO was concerned that universal credit was rolling out too slowly was 'not correct' Independent on July 4, 2018 Esther McVey hails universal credit scheme as 'great British innovation', days after scathing watchdog report Labour said the NAO report was 'damning' and described universal credit as a 'major failing of public policy' Independent on June 21, 2018
Universal Credit to 'improve lives' in Bristol, says secretary of state Esther McVey The secretary of state for work and pensions says it will help job seekers and businesses Bristol Post on May 31, 2018 Proof benefits cap DOES work Tens of thousands of families in the UK who relied on state handouts have got jobs after having their benefits capped under flagship welfare reforms, Esther McVey reveals today. MailOnline on May 8, 2018