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The Social Fund – A Eulogy

Among the flurry of votes in the House of Lords in relation to the Welfare Reform Bill (WRB), there was one amendment that received little notice – namely the defeat of a move to ensure that what’s left of the … Continue reading

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Independent thoughts on payday lending required

Yesterday’s amendment to the credit bill was unfortunately defeated – let’s just hope that it is down to silly party politics rather than a genuine opposition to capping the cost of credit (or, as the amendment suggested, just looking at … Continue reading

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