Even George Osborne is reluctant to endorse Universal Credit.
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IDS has “plunged thousands and thousands of our fellow citizens into the most abject penury”, said the Labour MP.
The bedroom tax might be the clearest example of the coalition punishing the poor for the financial crisis.
TweetHis welfare schemes keep imploding, severely ill people keep being declared fit for work and so many people are falling through cracks in the benefits system that food bank use surpassed a million this year. Yet Iain Duncan Smith soldiers on. The media seem obsessed with discussing Ed Miliband’s appearance, but the man who has […]
A jump in the number of housing benefit claimants shows the government is prioritising being ‘tough’ about benefits ahead of being correct about them.