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Nov 20, 2017

@DanieljGoddard @SheffCityRegion 37,100 unemployed and I’m struggling to find how many vacancies there are!

Nov 20, 2017

@SheffCityRegion @DWP @CommunitiesUK @christophe_read @BBCSheffield #Sheffield MP Clive Betts - head of @CommonsCLG - also says he'll be asking ministers why this #devolution cash for South #Yorkshire has been halted - especially when the government says nothing has changed...

Nov 20, 2017

@SheffCityRegion @DWP @CommunitiesUK #Rotherham Council leader @christophe_read has told @BBCSheffield it's "disappointing but not unsurprising" concerned this could be the "first perhaps of many" lost #devolution opportunities. #Barnsley Council leader Sir Steve Houghton sent this statement... https://t.co/XYowwOy6sZ

Nov 20, 2017

@SheffCityRegion @DWP .@DWP & @CommunitiesUK have been passing me back and forth as to who took the decision and why but @CommunitiesUK said “There has been no change in our position and Government remains committed to devolution of powers to #Sheffield.”

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