Can the DWP get anything right? With Universal Credit now delayed by two more years to 2019, it turns out that Iain Duncan Smith’s department can’t even answer basic questions about the scheme within a reasonable timescale:
“The Department for Work and Pensions has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.
Hopefully Reeves will get a response before the end of the decade.