By New Statesman - 22 September 12:47
Policymakers and experts from across the political spectrum each offer one suggestion.
By George Eaton - 15 August 08:28
New figures show that 320,738 more people are claiming housing benefit than in May 2010.
By George Eaton - 02 April 04:44
Excessive rents and substandard wages are to blame for soaring housing benefit payments, not workshy 'scroungers'.
By Helen Goodman - 05 March 04:16
Left with just £18 for food after the bedroom tax, my constituents, like me, will have nothing to eat by the end of the week.
By John Healey - 22 January 08:31
The latest round of welfare cuts will accelerate the rise in homelessness and leave low-income families struggling to find rented accomodation.
By Jon Stone - 26 November 08:27
The decision to remove housing benefit from the under-25s is just another item on the list of ways our welfare system is penalising the young.
By George Eaton - 22 November 08:49
13 charities, including Shelter, Barnardo’s and the Teenage Cancer Trust, warn that the move will "take away a vital safety net".
By Leslie Morphy - 12 November 12:55
Removing the vital lifeline that the benefit provides will lead to a surge in hardship and homelessness.