The idea this ill-judged policy helps people transition from the social security system into paid work has been exposed as a myth.
The government has boxed itself in, leaving itself with few ways to lessen the blow.
Victories in the bubble won't shake the Tories unless we organise, warns James Elliott.
Spoiler alert: it didn't.
Rather than fiddling at the margins, the government should just reverse its tax cuts for the wealthy.
Sometimes the L Word is the right word, says Dawn Butler MP.
The government is on course to be defeated over tax credits - but the victory may be a pyrrhic one for the House of Lords.
So much for being a compassionate Conservative.
David Cameron boasts of keeping his word to pensioners. But the reality is different.
Increasing numbers of families are finding it a constant struggle to feed their children in the school holidays.
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