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Shadow chancellor reacts to UK’s furlough changes

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Shadow chancellor reacts to UK’s furlough changes

Shadow chancellor reacts to UK’s furlough changes

Labour’s shadow chancellor, Anneliese Dodds has welcomed the changes announced earlier by Rishi Sunak, but is concerned that a “one-size-fits-all” approach to the furlough and self-employment schemes could lead to big job losses.

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