Peers ‘hung out to dry’ by proposed cut in allowance amid coronavirus outbreak

Peers ‘hung out to dry’ by proposed cut in allowance amid coronavirus outbreak

Opening the debate, the Tory leader in the Lords, Baroness Evans of Bowes Park, said the “unprecedented circumstances” caused by the global pandemic and the resulting remote working had raised issues around allowances. “At a time when millions of people across the country are having to adapt to working remotely and facing considerable financial challenges […]