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Those on the benefit would face moving on to means-tested jobseeker’s payments much earlier. This would see thousands of people receiving lower rates. The move is aimed at encouraging people to seek work, or what policymakers call a “labour activation measure”.

 

Proposal To Cut Dole After Nine Months (Martin Wall and Carl O’Brien, Irish Times)

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