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PMQS: Blackford and Johnson on universal credit level

The SNP’s Westminster leader called on the prime minister to commit to making a £20 temporary uplift in universal credit through the pandemic a permanent uplift.

Boris Johnson said universal credit meant there were 200,000 fewer people in absolute poverty today compared to 2010…

Ian Blackford then said the Mr Johnson had failed to answer his question.

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