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Politics and Government

A report published today by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research has found that the Government's £1bn 'Troubled Families' programme, a scheme that aimed to 'turn around' the lives of disadvantaged families,
Tim Stacey's response to Ryan Bourne of the IEA's claim that conservatives would be wrong to embrace inequality reduction, on Conservative Home.
In October 2016, the Scottish Government announced that it intended to introduce the socio-economic duty contained in Section 1 of the Equality Act 2010. In July 2017, the Scottish Government reiterated this commitment and launched an open consultation.
The Equality Trust and Just Fair are urgently calling on the DWP to support the commencement of the socio-economic duty in section 1 of the Equality Act 2010.
Responding to today's Autumn Statement, Dr. Wanda Wyporska, Executive Director of The Equality Trust, said
Check out our latest campaign to make councils fairer, with a campaign pack here. 
Dr. Wanda Wyporska, Executive Director of The Equality Trust, said:
The 100 richest people in Britain have seen their wealth increase by £55.5bn since 2010, according to analysis by The Equality Trust.
Today marks the first 100 days of Theresa May as Prime Minister. Our Executive Director, Dr Wanda Wyporska reflects on the Prime Minister's record to date, and the areas she must focus on over the coming months. Executive Director of The Equality Trust, Dr Wanda Wyporska, said:
Duncan Exley's article on the Budget not being for the 'middle class' or 'middle earners' in The Independent.


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