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LISTEN: James's Bust-Up With Duncan-Smith

Wednesday 20th February 2013

Iain Duncan-Smith was involved in an explosive bust-up with James O'Brien live on LBC 97.3.

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The Work and Pensions Secretary has welcomed a fall in unemployment, which now stands at 362,000 in the capital and 2.5million across the UK.

It means the number of people claiming jobseeker's allowance has fallen to a near two-year low.

But during an explosive interview with LBC 97.3’s James O’Brien, Mr Duncan-Smith was questioned about the reliability of the figures and the effectiveness of government policy for getting more people back to work. 

Listen to the amazing exchange in full below