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Leaked email outlines bedroom tax defence for Lib Dems | News | Inside Housing

An email outlining how Liberal Democrat members should defend the bedroom tax in interviews was accidentally leaked to the media this morning. 
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Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics

Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Real Britain columnist Ros Wynne-Jones says the mass registration of voters could see political parties take steps to improve the lot of disabled people
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Hellish homeless hostel exposed by Daily Record is condemned as worse than 'Soviet gulag' in Holyrood Hellish homeless hostel exposed by Daily Record is condemned as worse than 'Soviet gulag' in Ho...

Hellish homeless hostel exposed by Daily Record is condemned as worse than 'Soviet gulag' in Holyrood Hellish homeless hostel exposed by Daily Record is condemned as worse than 'Soviet gulag' in Ho... | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
THE Bellgrove Hotel in Glasgow's east end was described as having conditions "worse than a prison" as MSPs discussed a motion calling for stronger regulations.
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Cabinet split over crisis fund for vulnerable people

Cabinet split over crisis fund for vulnerable people | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Osborne is said to be resisting calls by Pickles to save fund for people hit by floods or domestic violence or who run out of food
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NHS services cut in Nottingham after doctors quit rather than work for private firm

NHS services cut in Nottingham after doctors quit rather than work for private firm | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
An NHS hospital has been forced to scrap highly rated services for patients with severe skin conditions including skin cancer following an “exodus” of senior doctors reluctant to work for a private sector subcontractor.
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Labour goes after George Osborne for new 'extreme and ideological' budget cut plans

Labour goes after George Osborne for new 'extreme and ideological' budget cut plans | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Labour warned that a Conservative Government would make “extreme and ideological” spending cuts after George Osborne admitted he wanted to run a £23bn budget surplus by 2020. 
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Homeless children given their first meal in two days by Christmas Markets stall holder

Homeless children given their first meal in two days by Christmas Markets stall holder | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A family of homeless children ate their first meal in TWO days when a Christmas Markets trader heard of their parent's desperate plea
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Project fear: Queen’s ‘foreboding’ Scottish independence plea strategically crafted by Whitehall

Project fear: Queen’s ‘foreboding’ Scottish independence plea strategically crafted by Whitehall | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Downing Street and senior civil servants were so fearful that Scotland’s independence referendum could have sparked the breakup of the UK that they requested the Queen to publicly intervene in the closing days of the campaign, a Whitehall source says.
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Bedroom Tax debate: Recap as Labour pushed for hated policy to be axed

Bedroom Tax debate: Recap as Labour pushed for hated policy to be axed | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Labour lost the vote after failing to secure Lid Dem support and Iain Duncan Smith sparked outrage as he laughed during the debate
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What a disgrace this government is to this country and a complete embarrassment  as members of Parliament!

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The low levels that Ashton Jobcentre will go to to sanction people.

The low levels that Ashton Jobcentre will go to to sanction people. | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
23 week pregnant woman sanctioned. The above woman (wearing costume so the Jobcentre staff don't recognise her) was sanctioned when 23 weeks pregnant. The reason you may ask.... for attending a wor...
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Rightmove announce the Wrongnews if they want to be George’s best friend

Rightmove has, according to the Guardian, just announced the sort of news George Osborne will not want to hear. A report says:
The average asking price of a home in London has tumbled by more than £30,000 over the past month, figures from property website Rightmove showed on Monday, with new...
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IDS fit for work 'projections' in tatters..... | ilegal

IDS fit for work 'projections' in tatters..... | ilegal | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
IDS's 'fit for work' projections in tatters Sickness benefits claimants were not 'faking it' Figures released today by the Department of Works & Pensions reveal that 93% of long term
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Supreme Court case into homeless 'vulnerability test' begins | News | Inside Housing

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Benefit claimants 'forced out of central London' | News | Inside Housing

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Britain’s benefits sanctions: ‘My brother’s gone. We can’t bring him back, but we can’t let this go on’

Britain’s benefits sanctions: ‘My brother’s gone. We can’t bring him back, but we can’t let this go on’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Vulnerable and hungry, two men died earlier this year after their benefits were stopped. Amelia Gentleman talks to their sisters, who are campaigning for a fairer system
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Heartwarming campaign to raise money for homeless man raises £21k with sleepout

Heartwarming campaign to raise money for homeless man raises £21k with sleepout | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
DOMINIQUE Harrison-Bentzen wanted to give something back to the man who offered her £3 when she lost her bank card on a night out - and the appeal went viral.
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Coalition supporter suggests sanctioned benefit claimant deserved death

Coalition supporter suggests sanctioned benefit claimant deserved death | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
What follows will be shocking to some of you. Outrageous. This writer would find it questionable if it was not. It relates to yesterday's (December 16) article, Benefit deaths: Man was crushed to d...
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Horrific abuse by staff shown in Irish care home by hidden camera (VIDEO)

Horrific abuse by staff shown in Irish care home by hidden camera (VIDEO) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The savage sadism of institutional Ireland seems to know no bounds.
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Tory chairman Grant Shapps accused of trying to silence left-wing blog with 'spurious' legal threats

Tory chairman Grant Shapps accused of trying to silence left-wing blog with 'spurious' legal threats | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps has been accused of attempting to silence a critical left-wing blog in the run-up to the election by sending out spurious legal threats from lawyers.
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The great British library betrayal: Closures have brought national network to brink of ‘absolute disaster’, reveals official inquiry

The great British library betrayal: Closures have brought national network to brink of ‘absolute disaster’, reveals official inquiry | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Library services are on the brink of disaster and can only be saved if they become more like coffee shops with wi-fi, sofas and hot drinks, a report will recommend on Thursday.
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Living with mental illness is tough for an adult. But what about their child?

Living with mental illness is tough for an adult. But what about their child? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
They cannot cure the condition of their parent, but the Kidstime Foundation – one of this year’s Christmas appeal charities – can help a child to understand it.
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Bedroom Tax debate: Live updates as Labour push for hated policy to be axed

Bedroom Tax debate: Live updates as Labour push for hated policy to be axed | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Lib Dems are set to duck the chance to scrap the Bedroom Tax, despite Nick Clegg saying he opposes the policy
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Britain set for worst winter in 200 years and repeat of 1963 Big Freeze

Britain set for worst winter in 200 years and repeat of 1963 Big Freeze | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Weather expert warns Arctic blast could bring five feet of snow and -15C temperatures
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DWP urged to publish inquiries on benefit claimant suicides

DWP urged to publish inquiries on benefit claimant suicides | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Department has carried out 60 internal reviews following deaths, and campaigners say those cases likely to be tip of the iceberg
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More Tory corruption as they sneak through legislative changes to give them more cash (#UK #Politics #UK #Law)

More Tory corruption as they sneak through legislative changes to give them more cash (#UK #Politics #UK #Law) | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
David Cameron has yet again proven himself to be totally unsuitable in any position of power. In the latest tactic, Cameron and his cronies have misused the legislative process to increase the amou...
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Benefits cap getting 'more to work'

Benefits cap getting 'more to work' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The government's cap on benefits is providing an incentive for people who are affected to find work, new research suggests.
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Benefit claimants 'forced out of central London' | News | Inside Housing

Benefit claimants 'forced out of central London' | News | Inside Housing | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
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