Friday, 3 March 2017

Disability benefits: Number 10 defends changes to PIPs

Source BBC:

Downing Street has defended plans to change access to disability benefits, saying that "nobody is losing out".

The government wants to reverse the effects of a court ruling which expands the number of people who can claim Personal Independence Payments.

The PM's official spokesman said the welfare system was a "strong safety net for those who are in need of it".  Read on.