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Housing Benefit should no longer have to ‘take the strain’ of support with housing costs

11 Nov 2010, by in Society & Welfare

The announcement of a white paper on welfare reform has been described by Iain Duncan Smith as a ‘once in a generation’ change. Analysis of these proposals needs to be set within the wider context of the welfare system and particularly support with housing costs. Successive governments have allowed Housing Benefit to ‘take the strain’…

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