General election: Russia link to NHS documents 'nonsense', say Corbyn – live news

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General election: Russia link to NHS documents 'nonsense', say Corbyn – live news

Politicians make their final pitches as the election campaign enters its final week.

Jeremy Corbyn says he was proud to go to Iain Duncan Smith’s constituency of Chingford and Woodford Green and say that a Labour government would scrap universal credit. He says we need “a real living wage” for all workers, including young workers.

On the NHS, Corbyn says that Johnson seemed annoyed yesterday when he mentioned that the Conservatives voted against its creation 41 times.

“The Welsh Labor government has been grotesquely underfunded by the Westminster government,” says Corbyn. It would be so much better with a Labour government in Westminster working with a Labour government in Wales, he says.

On the issue of compensating the Waspi women, he says the media often ask him how he can afford the policy. “Well I’m sorry, it’s a moral responsibility,” says Corbyn.

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