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Reeves rhetoric risks riling disabled voters

Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Rachel Reeves pronouncement that Labour is “Not the party for people on benefits” is alienating and stigmatising of disabled people says Ruth Patrick. With just under 50 days to go until the General Election, Rachel Reeves, Shadow Secretary for Work and Pensions has been sharing her vision for ‘welfare’ with … Continue reading Reeves rhetoric risks riling disabled voters