Tag Archives: Vox Political

… and so it begins.

Please note  –  Trigger alert – this article contains reference to mental health issues  Thanks to Chris Goulden of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation Thanks to Chris, I just came across this little gem on the DWP Gov.UK site … To improve the … Continue reading

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FOI – Do or Die!

Freedom of Information Act 2000 I’m getting this Freedom of Information (FOI) request in before the Nazi   Nasty party start charging £600 to make a request; http://voxpoliticalonline.com/2015/09/17/tory-bid-to-put-freedom-of-information-out-of-your-price-range/  Here’s the article, originally published by the excellent John Pring on Disability … Continue reading

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IDS – NOT FIT FOR PURPOSE

Reposted from Kitty Jones – Politics and Insights This excellent article from Kitty shows us how arrogant this “government” really are.  https://kittysjones.wordpress.com/2015/09/19/techniques-of-neutralisation-david-camerons-excuses-for-iain-duncan-smith/ Today, Debbie received the following written response to her question from the Prime sinister Minister:

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DWP death statistics

Excellent analysis of the ad hoc mortality statistics by Nick Dilworth (@mylegal) published by DWP after intense pressure from Mike Sivier (@Vox Political) via Freedom of Information requests, Maggie and her petition and MP Marie Rimmer and the Early Day … Continue reading

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A good day to bury bad news …?

Well, well lookie here … on the very same day that the DWP finally release the mortality statistics in respect of ESA, IB and SDA  ; Iain Duncan Smith’s top special adviser has been awarded a peerage — on the … Continue reading

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Department for Work and Pensions Iain Duncan Smith tells furious MPs to stop ‘lecturing’ him for refusing to reveal benefits deaths

Reposted from the Mirror on line The arrogance of this man and his sidekick beggars belief! A pox on them and their kind! Who the Fu8K do they think they are! The good thing is, what with the Freedom of … Continue reading

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Is your MP on the list?

Reposted from Vox Political Here’s the list of the MP’s who signed Early Day Motion (EDM) 285 along with an update from Mike Sivier who made the original Freedom of Information request for the benefit death statistics. That this House … Continue reading

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