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Have Tory MPs learned nothing of the consequences of casual rudeness?

Have Tory MPs learned nothing of the consequences of casual rudeness? | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Tanya Gold: When Daniel Kawczynski told a one-legged beggar to get a job he seemed to have forgotten his party has cut disabled benefits

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Occupied bedroom tax: Campaigners warn stealth raid on housing benefit in October will lead to surge in young homelessness

Occupied bedroom tax: Campaigners warn stealth raid on housing benefit in October will lead to surge in young homelessness | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
New rules coming into force this year will stop young jobseekers living at home from receiving help with housing costs
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Government axes homeless advisors | News | Inside Housing

Government axes homeless advisors | News | Inside Housing | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The government has scrapped its team of expert homelessness advisors despite a dramatic increase in the problem.
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Ministers 'clueless about benefit effects' - Morning Star

Ministers 'clueless about benefit effects' - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Auditing MPs attacked the government today for having no idea how its curb on housing benefit will affect claimants.

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Bedroom tax: Mayor declares 'no resident to be evicted' until help agreed » Local Government » 24dash.com

Bedroom tax: Mayor declares 'no resident to be evicted' until help agreed » Local Government » 24dash.com | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
No residents in Bristol affected by the bedroom tax will be evicted from their homes until the council has decided on the best way to help those at risk, the city's mayor has announced.
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Pickles: 'House homeless in France' » Housing » 24dash.com

Pickles: 'House homeless in France' » Housing » 24dash.com | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Eric Pickles has claimed that the country's housing crisis can be solved by sending homeless families to France.
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surely better off lol

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Government axes homeless advisors | News | Inside Housing

Government axes homeless advisors | News | Inside Housing | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The government has scrapped its team of expert homelessness advisors despite a dramatic increase in the problem.
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Ros Wynne-Jones Real Britain column: Four families every HOUR being made homeless even before bedroom tax

Ros Wynne-Jones Real Britain column: Four families every HOUR being made homeless even before bedroom tax | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Government’s housing policy has been to bully disabled people, who make up 70% of the households affected by bedroom tax
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Crisis calls for urgent reversal of housing benefit cuts as homelessness rises 10% » Housing » 24dash.com

Crisis calls for urgent reversal of housing benefit cuts as homelessness rises 10% » Housing » 24dash.com | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Crisis has called on the government to urgently reverse cuts made to housing benefit as new figures reveal a 10 percent rise in homelessness since 2011.
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Sharp rise in number of homeless families

Sharp rise in number of homeless families | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
New figures show increase in homeless acceptances and families living in B&Bs.
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