Benefit changes warning

By Dan Peters | 14 March 2017

Hackney LBC has warned MPs about the Government’s attempt to ‘rush through’ benefit changes to those in supported housing without fully funding them.

Giving evidence to a select committee inquiry yesterday, the council said the changes would leave the ‘most vulnerable in society forced to worry about how they will pay their rent’.

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