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#welfare cuts

# welfare-cuts - Friday 4 October, 2019

'Unprecedented' rise in infant mortality in England linked to poverty

Welfare cuts in the last decade have taken their toll on certain communities, new research has found.

# welfare-cuts - Monday 15 May, 2017

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts

“I can’t live on £100 a month.”

# welfare-cuts - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

George Osborne refuses to apologise as he is forced to reverse disability welfare cuts

The embattled chancellor of the exchequer was on the defensive yesterday.

# welfare-cuts - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

'Alarmist' concerns about an ageing society do not justify welfare cuts

A series of papers on Europe was launched by the Lancent Medical Journal this week. It also found a growing disparity between male life expectancy in eastern and western Europe.

# welfare-cuts - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Column: Our welfare system is wasteful – and a timebomb for our children

As benefits for the most vulnerable are cut, our system throws money at others who don’t need it, writes Aaron McKenna.

# welfare-cuts - Monday 14 November, 2011

Unemployment group welcomes Budget’s freeze for welfare rates

The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed welcomes Fergus O’Dowd’s assurance that welfare rates will not be cut.

# welfare-cuts - Monday 25 July, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.