Record View says Tories were supposed to help people into work and simplify the system but they’ve made it even worse.
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Tory welfare reforms were supposed to simplify the system and help people into work.
But for thousands, they have done nothing but push them further into poverty.
The ideological assault on welfare has left disabled people having to prove they can’t work – even if it means dragging themselves up stairs to humiliating tests.
And now about one in 10 people seeking a crisis grant blame delays to benefit payments.
Universal credit should come with a health warning for the stress it has caused to so many.
Charities have ever-growing lists of real-life scandals caused by botched payments, delays and arbitrary sanctions.