Housing Benefit – we were misled…

Thanks to  TaobhCle on Twitter for the information that Cameron was challenged in the Commons over his lunatic Housing Benefit figures (see this post). Turns out Continue reading

Housing Benefit – how badly are we being misled?

According to David Cameron, in the Guardian, social unrest would have been likely if Housing Benefit payments had not been slashed, he said, yesterday, after claims that his cuts would lead to an influx of poor families from inner cities to hard-pressed suburbs.

It turns out he wasn’t fearing social unrest from all those forced to move (and how do those on benefits pay for that – how do they even travel to look for a new home?**), because of the cuts in housing benefit, but Continue reading