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Ministers humiliated over cumulative impact assessment

Reposted from John Pring@ Disability News Service Work and pensions ministers are facing acute embarrassment after losing their main excuse for refusing to assess the overall impact of their welfare cuts and reforms on disabled people. Ministers have repeatedly insisted … Continue reading

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George Osborne’s Public Sector Cuts Will Be Biggest In 50 Years, Warns IFS

Reposted from the Huffington Post  George Osborne’s austerity agenda will see the public sector suffer the biggest cuts in fifty years, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has warned. The IFS found that the number of people employed by the government from … Continue reading

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