House of Lords votes to delay cuts

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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/tax-credit-cuts-delayed-by-house-of-lords-hollis-amendment-osborne-a6709846.html

Good news.   Transactional arrangements are needed and,  most of all,   there needs to be a delay for further examination of rationale behind tax credit cuts which were set to hit the poorest/ lowest paid families more than any other group.   These are not the people who caused the crisis in the first place so why are they having to pay the heaviest price?

More reading:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-29898083 

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/oct/27/tax-credit-cuts-lords-could-not-stomach-osborne

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