Commentary on local democracy and other matters in Brent by James Powney
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Thursday, 24 January 2013
The Impact of the Benefit Cap
Yesterday I attended a presentation which argued that the effect of the benefit cap would be worse for Brent than for any other area of the country. Among the stats in this discussion was an estimate that government reforms would see 1,100 families in Brent would see their income reduced by at least £100 per week.