Alison Garnham is chief executive of the Child Poverty Action Group

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The Staggers
20 October 2014
Necessary but regrettable.
The Staggers
01 July 2014
Analysing the child poverty stats.
Politics
21 January 2014
International evidence shows that pre-distribution can never be the whole answer.
The Staggers
12 September 2013
The government could be making a serious political blunder if it believes that talking tough on 'welfare' is...
The Staggers
20 August 2013
The dog days are upon us and like most parents, I’m scrabbling around for childcare and searching for affordable...
The Staggers
27 June 2013
Big or small, the Chancellor’s spending review announcements on social security were anything but fair. Take the...
The Staggers
15 May 2013
Are investments in services a better way of reducing child poverty than benefits that support income? ‘Yes...
The Staggers
08 January 2013
Internal Treasury documents do not make for a thrilling bedtime read but a flick last night through the government...
The Staggers
06 December 2012
For a Chancellor who prefaced his Autumn Statement with a declaration that he was "on the side of these who want...