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SINCE Uni­ver­sal Credit was in­tro­duced in 2013 it has been crit­i­cised.

Ex­perts are call­ing on the Gov­ern­ment to halt its flag­ship scheme.

But min­is­ters seem de­ter­mined to press ahead with it de­spite the car­nage it is caus­ing.

Debts, evic­tions and poverty are on the rise.

Cam­paign­ers want the Gov­ern­ment to solve the prob­lems with Uni­ver­sal Credit be­fore it is rolled out fur­ther. These steps should have been taken be­fore it was in­tro­duced.

Some of the most vul­ner­a­ble peo­ple are af­fected. They should not be viewed as num­bers on a White­hall spread­sheet.

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