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Local MP asks Ministers to investigate Atos contract

Ministers were challenged by St Ives MP Andrew George today over claims made by controversial company Atos Healthcare in tender documents. Speaking in the Commons at Questions to the Department of Work and Pensions, Mr George said: “Disability Cornwall has expressed concern to me that the company Atos has used its name in vain, claiming […]

Oral Questions | Public Bodies Bill

Andrew George (St Ives, Liberal Democrat) I lead on DEFRA matters for the Liberal Democrats and hope that the Minister understands that I oppose the abolition of the Agricultural Wages Board. Rural workers are exceptionally isolated and in an exceptional position that I think justifies exceptional protections.   Nick Hurd (Parliamentary Secretary (Civil Society), Cabinet […]