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    MSPs To Quiz ATOS

    ATOS been summoned to appear before Holyroods Welfare Reform Committee to explain its methods to MSPs.They have been accussed of disgusting treatment of claimants and will be quizzed on how it makes its assessments.One MSP says "it seems they`ve a simple tick box excercise,if a person can stand up they are kicked off benefits.

    Have this lot ever appeared in front of a Westminster committee?

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    this sounds very interesting...cant wait to hear the outcome

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    Quote Originally Posted by shybiker View Post
    this sounds very interesting...cant wait to hear the outcome
    Me too very interested!

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    Quote Originally Posted by JPR View Post
    ATOS been summoned to appear before Holyroods Welfare Reform Committee to explain its methods to MSPs.They have been accussed of disgusting treatment of claimants and will be quizzed on how it makes its assessments.One MSP says "it seems they`ve a simple tick box excercise,if a person can stand up they are kicked off benefits.

    Have this lot ever appeared in front of a Westminster committee?
    Any idea of when they are due to be summoned before the Committee?

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    Unsure Sebastian as no date was given

    Just last week Holyroods Welfare Reform Committee were taking evidence from the disabled

    Example

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    Will they tell stacks of untruth and still get away with it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by trickiedickie View Post
    Will they tell stacks of untruth and still get away with it?
    yes they will
    unfortunaly politicians love money more than the truth so no matter what party or what part of the world, if the handout is big enough they will take it

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    This has not happened as ATOS and IDS declined to appear

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    Quote Originally Posted by JPR View Post
    This has not happened as ATOS and IDS declined to appear
    Wonder why...

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