Bad news on bedroom tax

The lovely wibbly wobbly old lady

An update on todays’ bedroom tax vote

There’s no way to sugarcoat this, G: we just lost our parliamentary vote on the Bedroom Tax.

Time and time again we’ve tried to get this cruel law scrapped — and every time the government has voted to keep it.

If one thing’s clear, it’s that the Tories and Lib Dems really, really like the Bedroom Tax.

But we are disgusted by it. This is a moral issue: the tax hits hardest at the most vulnerable, most of all children in poverty and people with disabilities.

So no matter how many times they vote to protect it, we will keep pushing the government to scrap the Bedroom Tax, keep forcing votes in Parliament, keep speaking up — and keep building our record of public opposition.

In the last week alone, you and an astonishing 159,339 others have gone on the record against the…

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