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Tory MP David Morris denies citizens accounts of the devastating impact of Tory policies

Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
This is part of the second of two special reports. ITV Granada Correspondent Daniel Hewitt investigates the rise of in-work poverty in the North West of England. You can watch the first report here.…

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Theresa May scoffed lobster at secret £50k/head banquet hours after freezing benefits for millions of Brits | Evolve Politics

Originally posted on Britain Isn't Eating:
https://evolvepolitics.com/theresa-may-scoffed-lobster-at-secret-50k-head-banquet-hours-after-freezing-benefits-for-millions-of-brits/ Remember this next time you look into your cupboards and find them empty of food. Or when you gas and electricity go out at 8pm and you have to wait a few…

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1% imposed rent reduction = £1.73 billion MORE in rent paid by the social tenant | Speye Joe

https://speyejoe2.wordpress.com/2017/12/16/1-imposed-rent-reduction-1-73-billion-more-in-rent-paid-by-the-social-tenant/

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Tory rag revives ‘benefit scrounger’ lie to smooth over DWP’s bad publicity | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/12/16/tory-rag-revives-benefit-scrounger-lie-to-smooth-over-dwps-bad-publicity/

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DWP worker took more than £1,400 of other people’s benefit money | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/12/16/dwp-worker-took-more-than-1400-of-other-peoples-benefit-money/

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Families with stable jobs at risk of homelessness in Britain, report finds | Society | The Guardian

Originally posted on Britain Isn't Eating:
https://amp.theguardian.com/society/2017/dec/15/homelessness-report-working-families-stable-jobs-local-government-ombudsman?__twitter_impression=true

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A job only half-done: Tories SAY they are dropping ESA and PIP Mandatory Reconsideration targets | Vox Political

http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2017/12/15/a-job-only-half-done-tories-say-they-are-dropping-esa-and-pip-mandatory-reconsideration-targets/

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Department of Health silence over failure to highlight ESA suicide risk|Disability News Service

Originally posted on Britain Isn't Eating:
https://www.disabilitynewsservice.com/department-of-health-silence-over-failure-to-highlight-esa-suicide-risk/

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Video: Corbaristas – Corbyn learns coffee skills to highlight #homelessness

The SKWAWKBOX Labour leader – and double peace-award winner – Jeremy Corbyn put in a shift today as a trainee barista to highlight the issues of homelessness and a charity that helps them creatively. Corbyn was at Borough Market in … Continue reading

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Disabled gran who attempted suicide after being found ‘fit for work’ has her benefits reinstated

Originally posted on kickingthecat:
http://www.welfareweekly.com/disabled-gran-who-attempted-suicide-after-being-found-fit-for-work-has-her-benefits-reinstated/

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