Esther McVey Faces Fresh Calls To Resign Over Universal Credit Claims

Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey faces a fresh barrage of calls to resign after her public row with Whitehall’s spending watchdog over the roll-out of Universal Credit. Speaking in the Commons on Wednesday, McVey apologised for having “inadvertently misled” the Commons by claiming the National Audit Office (NAO) had required the well-being reforms to…