Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Welfare reform: changeover problems

Source MS Trust:
The Welfare Reform Bill was passed in the House of Lords by one vote on 1 March 2012. The stated aim of the Welfare Reform Bill is to simplify the benefits maze and to reduce the number of people in the UK dependent on welfare.
Controversial from the outset, there have been concerns that it particularly adversely affects disabled people.   For more click here.