Follow the Money: Tory Ideology is all about handouts to the wealthy that are funded by the poor

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Here is yet another great Tory lie exposed – “Making work pay”. This Government have raided our tax-funded welfare provision and used it to provide handouts to the very wealthy – £107, 000 EACH PER YEAR in the form of a tax cut for millionaires. The Conservatives claim that it is “unfair” that people on benefits are “better off” than those in work. But the benefit cuts are having a dire impact on workers as well.

People in work, especially those who are paid low wages, often claim benefits. Housing benefit, tax credit and council tax benefit are examples of benefits that are paid to people with jobs. Indeed the number of working people claiming housing benefit has risen by86 percentin three years, which debunks another Tory myth that benefits are payable only to the “feckless” unemployed.

By portraying housing benefit as a payment for “the shirkers”, not “the…

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One thought on “Follow the Money: Tory Ideology is all about handouts to the wealthy that are funded by the poor

  1. there was a part on scurevy on the body im disabled unable to wash myself i need help too but not able to afford it if your seen my skin now ive got it, ive no family and no help due to lack of money paying for help its not going to start its started how would they like to go in commons unclean do not thn so d they think i want to be like thisim only in my 40s id rater be dead its going to be worse not better my chest at top is bleeding my gp gave me cream more waste they will prob stop gp’s giving it ive had no nhs help since brain hemmorage and stroke just thrown out hospital no help no nothing

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