Warley MP John Spellar pledged to fight the unfair Bedroom Tax affecting hundreds of families in Warley.
John Spellar MP said:-
“The Bedroom Tax will cost people Warley if the Tories win again. At the moment 1,377 people are paying, but at least many more will be caught if the Tories win again. Labour has pledged to abolish the Bedroom Tax and only a Labour Government will do this.
Helen Goodman MP, Shadow Minister for Welfare Reform, said:-
“The Government has imposed the Bedroom Tax on families who are already hard pressed to make ends meet. There aren’t enough smaller properties for people to move so even the Government’s own studies show that people are having to cut back on household essentials to pay it. Only a Labour Government will abolish the Bedroom Tax.”