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Crisis hospital sets up tent for A&E patients - Telegraph

Crisis hospital sets up tent for A&E patients  - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
A hospital set up a makeshift tent to treat casualty patients amid a deepening crisis in emergency services across the country.
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Osborne: we'll stop child benefits leaving UK - Telegraph

Osborne: we'll stop child benefits leaving UK - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Ministers are “wrestling” with ways to stop European Union immigrants from claiming child benefit in the UK and sending it abroad, George Osborne said on Tuesday, as he pledged to restore fairness to the welfare system.
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IDS challenged to live on £53 a week by man who gets £156 - Telegraph

IDS challenged to live on £53 a week by man who gets £156 - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The market trader who challenged Iain Duncan Smith to live on £53 a week is receiving three times that amount himself.
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Minimum wage cut fears: Fury as Government considers 'kicking' low-paid workers

Minimum wage cut fears: Fury as Government considers 'kicking' low-paid workers | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Ministers have ordered the Low Pay Commission, which sets the level of the wage, to change the way it calculates the amount
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"People like you" worse off under welfare reform | Citizens Advice blog

"People like you" worse off under welfare reform | Citizens Advice blog | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Policy Officer Sue Royston takes a look at George Osborne's speech on welfare reform for people like you
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Iain Duncan Smith blasts petition calling on him to prove he can live on breadline as

Iain Duncan Smith blasts petition calling on him to prove he can live on breadline as | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The online petition, signed by over 280,000 people, began after the Tory minister insisted in an interview he could get by on that amount
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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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"People like you" worse off under welfare reform | Citizens Advice blog

"People like you" worse off under welfare reform | Citizens Advice blog | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Policy Officer Sue Royston takes a look at George Osborne's speech on welfare reform for people like you
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Universal Credit and future funding: social housing sector reveals its greatest fears » Housing » 24dash.com

Universal Credit and future funding: social housing sector reveals its greatest fears » Housing » 24dash.com | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Housing associations are nearly as concerned with funding as they are with Universal Credit (UC), a new survey has revealed.
And some respondents to Housing e-Academy's poll are even questioning the social housing sector's future viability.
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Editorial: The welfare state enters a new, and riskier, era

Editorial: The welfare state enters a new, and riskier, era | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
In a way, ministers might be annoyed that most of the running, in terms of hostility, has been made by the “bedroom tax”.
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The middle class loves the welfare state – but the poor hate it, because they see the devastating impact it has – Telegraph Blogs

The middle class loves the welfare state – but the poor hate it, because they see the devastating impact it has – Telegraph Blogs | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Comfortably off liberals are always bemused to discover that the working classes and poor do not share their love of the welfare state.
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Welfare reform: It's class war, but not in the way you'd expect - Telegraph

Welfare reform: It's class war, but not in the way you'd expect - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Left appears to think welfare reform is sacrilegious – but to the dismay of hand-wringing commentators, those trapped on benefits take a very different view
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'Welfare' cuts: how the right gets the public on its side

'Welfare' cuts: how the right gets the public on its side | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Suzanne Moore: How do you change the attitudes of those who support these cuts? The left must appeal to hearts as well as minds
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Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Thousands of civil servants are set to take part in a "long weekend" of walkouts over cuts to pay, pensions and conditions.

 

http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/news/content/view/full/131264

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Iain Duncan Smith welfare reforms threatened by fraud, warn MPs

Iain Duncan Smith welfare reforms threatened by fraud, warn MPs | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
MPs say that “urgent action” is needed to improve the IT system for the scheme which comes into force at the end of this month
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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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A welfare crisis engulfs the nation, but Labour sits idly by - Telegraph

A welfare crisis engulfs the nation, but Labour sits idly by - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Caution has served Ed Miliband well so far, but the time has come for more than rhetoric
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THEIR COLOUR SHOULD B TELLOW

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BREAKING: Osborne living in dream world over welfare, says TUC - UnionNews

BREAKING: Osborne living in dream world over welfare, says TUC - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
O'Grady says if Chancellor wants work to pay he should not axe in-work benefits
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Editorial: The welfare state enters a new, and riskier, era

Editorial: The welfare state enters a new, and riskier, era | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
In a way, ministers might be annoyed that most of the running, in terms of hostility, has been made by the “bedroom tax”.
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Welfare reform: It's class war, but not in the way you'd expect - Telegraph

Welfare reform: It's class war, but not in the way you'd expect - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Left appears to think welfare reform is sacrilegious – but to the dismay of hand-wringing commentators, those trapped on benefits take a very different view
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Could you live on £53 a week? - Channel 4 News

Could you live on £53 a week? - Channel 4 News | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Iain Duncan Smith says he could live on £53 a week - but could he? Channel 4 News looks at the numbers and speaks to one woman who is struggling to cope on this amount of money.
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IDS petition 'went viral very quickly'

IDS petition 'went viral very quickly' | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Dom Arvesano who set up a petition calling for the Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith to prove he can live on £53 per week, says he was surprised it went viral so quickly.
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No, comrades. Welfare reform isn't about hurting poor people. It's about trying to make them richer

No, comrades. Welfare reform isn't about hurting poor people. It's about trying to make them richer | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Conservative MEP DANIEL HANNAN: A collective madness has seized the BBC and our Left-wing papers. They cannot discuss the Coalition’s welfare reforms without an unfocused rage that no longer bears any relation to the facts.
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£53 a week: ‘You can live on that money only
if you have nothing to live for’

£53 a week: ‘You can live on that money only<br/>if you have nothing to live for’ | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
South Chingford’s estates are one of the less affluent areas in the Work and Pensions Secretary’s constituency in north-east London.
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PISSES ME OFF, EVEN RADIO DJ, RECKONS HE COULD, NO ONE ADDING ON THE BILLS

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A welfare crisis engulfs the nation, but Labour sits idly by - Telegraph

A welfare crisis engulfs the nation, but Labour sits idly by - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Caution has served Ed Miliband well so far, but the time has come for more than rhetoric
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THEIR COLOUR SHOULD B TELLOW

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