Rishi Sunak: £20 universal credit top-up always temporary


by BBC News

BBC News— The chancellor says the £20 benefit increase will be removed as government coronavirus support ends.

Mail Online—Senior Tories urge Rishi Sunak to keep £20 Universal Credit uplift. Six former Conservative work and pension secretaries have joined forces to urge Rishi Sunak to make a £20-a-week uplift in the value of Universal Credit permanent.

The Telegraph—Make £20 Universal Credit boost permanent, Iain Duncan Smith tells Rishi Sunak. Six former Tory work and pensions secretaries urge Chancellor to keep benefits boost beyond October

The Independent—Tory revolt threatens Rishi Sunak’s plans to slash £20 a week from universal credit. Six former work and pension secretaries join forces – in unprecedented alliance spanning left and right of party