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Flagship £1bn youth unemployment scheme branded a failure

Flagship £1bn youth unemployment scheme branded a failure | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Government’s flagship scheme to tackle youth unemployment has been branded a failure by its own advisers, who have urged ministers to offer a “work guarantee” to jobless under 25-year-olds.

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Opponents of welfare reform 'aren't being honest' claims Liberal Democrat minister - Telegraph

Opponents of welfare reform 'aren't being honest' claims Liberal Democrat minister - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Pensions Minister Steve Webb says "all governments would have to be making these sorts of changes."
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Alexander Resists Calls For Further Welfare Cuts

Alexander Resists Calls For Further Welfare Cuts | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Treasury Chief Secretary Danny Alexander has again slapped down calls for welfare to bear more of the burden of the coalition's austerity cuts.
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Tories take another swipe at the weakest - Morning Star

Tories take another swipe at the weakest - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Britain's lowest earners face losing their "last protection" under Con-Dem government plans to cut or freeze the minimum wage, the Unite union warned today.

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Hands Off Our Public Services

Hands Off Our Public Services | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Be sure of this: the one thing these policies are not about is saving money. If the government really wanted to save money, it would introduce much more stringent banking reforms.
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Stay-At-Home Mum Attacks Clegg On Childcare

Stay-At-Home Mum Attacks Clegg On Childcare | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Tax breaks to help working parents pay for childcare have provoked fury from mothers looking after their own children.
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Carol Petryszyn's comment, March 21, 2013 11:09 AM
it is your birth right to stay at home and care for your children, it is also the most important job in society and needs to be revered . there's something wrong in society if you think any different.