Cameron is blaming those on benefits for his government’s failure to grow the economy and control inflation.
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As well as hitting the poorest through a freeze on working-age benefits, the Tories may also be planning to hit them again with a hike in VAT.
The benefit freeze announced on Monday (saving: £3bn) is paying for a tax cut for the top 15 per cent (cost: £4bn).
This is part of a plan to hit the poorest as hard as possible with benefit cuts whilst at the same time saying that if you can afford to save you need not pay tax at all.
If Britain does not get more women engineers, parts of that industry will move overseas to where it can recruit the workers it needs.