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Hull North MP Diana Johnson has responded to the Coalition’s latest spending cuts, announced today, by saying that working families are being asked to pay for the Coalition’s failure.

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Hull North MP and Labour Shadow Crime and Security Minister Diana Johnson has written to the Attorney General about the 15 month sentence given to Stuart Hall.

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What I'm doing in the Constituency

Diana Johnson MP slams cruel bedroom tax

Mar 16, 2013 - Tags:

Hull North MP Diana Johnson has highlighted figures showing that 6,900 Hull families will be hit by the Bedroom Tax. These figures from the National Housing Federation include tenants of non-Council social housing in Hull, in addition to the 4,700 Hull Council tenants who will be hit by the Bedroom Tax. These households would lose an average £728 per year when the Coalition Government’s cuts in Housing Benefit start next month. Hull City Council has only around 70 smaller one and two bedroom dwellings available for these families to downsize into.

Liam Byrne launches Labour's campaign against the Bedroom Tax in Hull

Mar 04, 2013

Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Liam Byrne is in Hull today to launch a major Labour campaign to highlight the unfairness of David Cameron's Bedroom Tax.

The launch will be the first in a series of events ahead of the introduction of the bedroom tax in April - at exactly the same time as the Government are giving 13,000 millionaires a tax cut worth £100,000 a year on average.

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