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CA, Help the Aged and TUC in joint call for pensions solutions

The Consumers&#39 Association, Help the Aged and the TUC have all urged the Government to meet the pensions challenge with radical reforms and take pensions out of the political arena.

Consumers&#39 Association director Sheila McKechnie says: “The Government needs to remove policy decisions on pensions from political interference and work with all stakeholders to build a new pensions structure for all consumers.”

Help the Aged head of public affairs Mervyn Kohler says: “The Government’s Green Paper must take major positive steps towards creating the foundations of a more secure future for all.’

John Monks, TUC General Secretary, said: “Britain&#39s pensions crisis runs deep, and requires urgent action. The Government must take notice of this wide coalition with so much in common.”

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