Wednesday, 27 July 2016

The Bedroom Tax Is Hurting More People Than Planned.

The Bedroom Tax has already led to many suicides of people who could not afford to pay their rent and could not bear to be made homeless. Now the Conservative government has admitted that 57,485 households are behind with their rent because of the benefit cut. And another 24,000 are in arrears because of Universal Credit or the benefit cap – both imposed by the Conservatives. The Tories aren’t brave enough to admit these facts openly – they hid the evidence in their English Housing Survey for 2014/15 – a document containing figures that are more than a year old. Read more on the Guerilla Wire website.

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