Speaking in a debate on employment support during the coronavirus crisis, Sir Iain Duncan Smith highlights the flexibility of universal credit to support people in work and calls on the Government to act now and lower the taper, change benefit rates and reduce the waiting time.
Following the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s statement to the House of Commons, Sir Iain Duncan Smith calls for more support for the voluntary sector who will need to support the community during the coronavirus crisis.
Sir Iain Duncan Smith tables amendment to the Telecoms Infrastructure Bill to prevent 5G operators using vendors such as Huawei who are defined by the National Cyber Security Centre as high-risk vendors.
Following the Government statement on the UK’s approach to our future relationship with the European Union, Sir Iain Duncan Smith seeks assurances that the UK will not accept European Court of Justice jurisdiction in relation to state aid provision.
Following the Home Secretary's statement on the new points-based immigration system, Sir Iain Duncan-Smith welcomes the new system which will address the scale of net migration to the UK and bring it down to manageable levels.
Responding to the Government statement on 5G, Sir Iain Duncan Smith condemns the decision to allow Huawei technology to be used in the UK's 5G mobile networks opening up the threat to cyber-security from China and calls for Huawei to be driven out of our future systems as soon as possible.