By George Eaton - 03 April 08:40
Ministers consider plans to force workers to increase their hours or change jobs in return for receiving Universal Credit payments.
By Alex Hern - 03 April 08:27
IDS used the welfare state in his youth, and now he's pulling the ladder up behind him.
By George Eaton - 02 April 04:44
Excessive rents and substandard wages are to blame for soaring housing benefit payments, not workshy 'scroungers'.
By George Eaton - 02 April 02:18
Iain Duncan Smith's cabinet colleagues have chosen not to match his boast that he could live on £53 a week.
By George Eaton - 02 April 12:37
George Osborne abolished the top rate of tax after it "only" raised £1bn - but which welfare cuts could have been avoided for that amount?
By George Eaton - 02 April 08:50
A rare speech from the submarine Chancellor as more than 118,000 people challenge his cabinet colleague to live on £53 a week.
By Alex Hern - 01 April 11:46
That's just half the cost of his bluetooth headset.
By George Eaton - 29 March 01:24
The "bedroom tax", the new Poll Tax and the 1% cap on benefit increases will squeeze the poor as never before.
By George Eaton - 29 March 09:57
The new welfare system will now be piloted in just one area, rather than four, next month.
By George Eaton - 22 March 03:20
After new evidence that job centres are being set targets, the Work and Pensions Secretary stands accused of misleading Parliament.