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The Government is pressing ahead with its plans to close the Independent Living Fund despite a court ruling. The Court of Appeal last year said the ministers had not properly assessed the impact on equalities of stopping help for disabled people. Disabilities minister Mike Penning said a new impact analysis had been carri...
PCS union press release The closure of the Independent Living Fund announced by the government today (6) is a devastating blow for the thousands of disabled peopl...
Citizens Advice press release New system of disability support “clearly not yet fit for purpose” The Chief Executive of national charity, Citizens Advice has s...
Dame Anne Begg said the Government should have "pulled the plug" on Atos's work capability assesment contract earlier. "We signed the original contract but in fac...
Department for Work and Pensions press release Personal Independence Payment statistics The first official statistics for claims of the new disability benefit ...
Labour press release Kate Green MP, Shadow Minister for Disabled People, responding to an Independent Review of the Work Capability Assessment showing the time ta...
25/02/2014 on Daily Politics, BBC Two
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