Important clarification on the difference between the new limit on the overall amount of government benefit spending (the benefit cap) and the limit on the amount of benefits the government is willing to pay to each household (the benefit cap).
It’s almost as if the government tries to confuse people on purpose, isn’t it?
The part at the end about £26K not being the average family income is also worth repeating – as has happened repeatedly here on Vox Political: Average household income is between £31,000-32,000.