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COUNCILLORS OPPOSE JOB SEEKERS ALLOWANCE

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The introduction of the Job Seekers Allowance, being brought in next month, is being opposed by councillors in Monm...
The introduction of the Job Seekers Allowance, being brought in next month, is being opposed by councillors in Monmouthshire, The Western Mail reports (p2)..

Councillors object because the scheme, which replaces unemployment benefit, would force people into low paid work.

The JSA would also reduce entitlement to unemployment benefit from 12 months to six.
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