16 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Call for benefit relationship rules to be scrapped

From Morning Report, 6:46 am on 16 April 2020

The Council of Trade Unions says with more unemployment looming, Work and Income rules on benefits for people in relationships need to be scrapped.

Job seeker benefits can be cut to nothing depending on partners' incomes.

Council of Trade Unions economist Andrea Black speaks to Corin Dann.