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161108-motherandchild

How far does the Conservative Government have to go before people wake up and realise what it is doing?

When your children are plunged into poverty, perhaps?

Or has that happened already, and you’ve done nothing about it?*

The government [has taken] another step to increase the number of children in poverty. They have done this by cutting the Benefit Cap, first introduced by the Coalition government. Outside London, the number of people in need whose benefits are cut is likely to go up by more than 700% and even in London the increase…

Source: Three quarters of the people hit by the Benefit Cap are children. Things just got even worse

*Obviously these comments are not intended for people who have done something about it – and I expect Vox Political readers will have been highly vocal in the past. I’m willing to bet you know someone for whom this is relevant, though – so please share it with them and say it is a wake-up call.

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