Phi Wire Hand Picked Politics - Live

  • Heather Harper | Heather Harper: Well done, Shapps, for supporting expats and British democracy

    • source icon
    • 18:00
  • Conor Pope | Clacton polling: What does it say for Labour?

    • source icon
    • 17:58
  • Lara Prendergast | Jennifer Lawrence’s leaked photos highlight feminism’s next frontier: cyberspace

    • source icon
    • 17:53
  • Iain Martin | Howard Davies the Establishment stooge delivers classic British fudge

    • source icon
    • 17:41
  • Mark Wallace | Mitchell, Cliff Richard, Rotherham, Aysha and troubling questions about the poli...

    • source icon
    • 17:39
  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

Story Tracker

Select Story:

Poll shows welfare cut backing

Poll shows welfare cut backing
There is public support for the Government’s plan to cap the rise in welfare payments at 1%, two new polls have found today.

A Populus survey for the Tory party found 63% of the public felt the move was “fair”. A separate ComRes poll for the Independent found 49% of people backed the policy, with 43% disagreeing.

Green Box: Poll shows welfare cut backingClick to open

+ Expand all - Collapse all

Recommended External Links

Full access for £22 a month...

PoliticsHome PRO Find out more

Related PRO Content

On air

Stephen Timms: Govt have the same policies as in the 1980s

20/12/2012 on The Daily Politics, BBC 2

On air

Harriet Baldwin: We need fairness between workers and unemployed

20/12/2012 on Daily Politics, BBC 2