The Welfare Uprating Bill: The facts behind George Osborne's cunning plan

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Published by Jon Land for 24dash.com in Central Government and also in Housing

Ahead of today's vote in the House of Commons on the Government's Welfare Uprating Bill, Human City Institute Director Kevin Gulliver explains the impact the policy will have on some of society's poorest. As the wheels of welfare reform crank into gear this week, the effects on social housing communities and fragile local economies is laid bare. While the week began with the botched withdrawal of Child Benefit from top earners, the media’s attention now turns to the Welfare Uprating Bill, Geo...

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