- The Work Programme was introduced in June 2011
- £400m has been spent so far, but the estimated cost is between £3 billion and £5 billion over five years
- The money is paid to private providers, but not one has met its contractual target and performance "varies wildly"
- The committee says providers are concentrating on people more likely to generate a fee, which means sidelining jobless clients who require more time and investment
More top news
The first victim of the Manchester bombing has been named as Georgina Callander, a student from Lancashire.
A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the attack at Manchester Arena last night.
Theresa May says police think they know identity of lone bomber as she contrasts "warped" terrorist with courageous emergency services.