8 hours ago

    PM will not reduce six-week wait for universal credit despite MPs’ warnings

    Government says it believes advance payments system solves problems around delays as Labour urges Tories to support motion to pause rollout of benefit.
    13 hours ago

    Two-child limit on benefit claims to be challenged in court

    Campaigners are granted judicial review of policy, which stops benefits being paid for more than two children.
    1 day ago

    DWP ‘deliberately concealing’ universal credit statistics

    MPs issue a scathing attack on DWP ministers, as the department is accused of failing to submit evidence to a universal credit inquiry.
    2 days ago

    Universal credit – or universal disaster?

    Few people fully realise the apocalyptic impact universal credit may have on millions of low-income households.