Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

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Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

The head of the Department for Work and Pensions, a department of the British government responsible for administration of welfare policy, British Social Security, state pensions, and similar matters. Because the secretary oversees most government payments to citizens, he/she administers the largest budget of any department in the U.K. He/she is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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We hope Lithuania will be invited to become a member of the OECD in the middle of this year, "said Linas Kukuraitis, Minister of Social Security and Labor.
Minister of Social Security said in press statement that the meeting has affirmed the necessity for implementation of the Act of People with Disability for 2017.
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Minister of Social Security, Generations and Consumer Protection: Erwin Buchinger (SPO)
The delegation will meet with the mayor of Ghapan, the region's governor, Armenia's prime minister, the minister of social security and the United States ambassador to the country.
The late Peggy Herbison (North Lanark) resigned as Labour's first Minister of Social Security over family allowances.
She claimed the right to use the chapel as a Conservative member of Parliament and a minister of social security.
During the trip, Haber officials met with government officials including the minister of Ghana's Environmental Protection Agency, Asagafour (King of the Eastern region); the minister of mines; the Minerals Commission; the Chamber of Mines; the minister of trade and industry; and the minister of Social Security.
One of the important preconditions for improving the demographic situation is the consistent development of family services," said Linas Kukuraitis, Minister of Social Security and Labor, at the Seimas conference "Care for the Future of Society: Demography and Family Policy in the Baltic and Central European Countries".
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