Disability benefits: ‘It’s a witch hunt against disabled people’

Cuts to some benefits for people with disabilities prompted the work and pensions secretary Iain Duncan Smith to resign on Friday night and his successor Stephen Crabb, will tell the Commons on Monday that the changes to Personal Independence Payments have been abandoned.

The changes announced in the Budget were made to save the government £1.3bn by 2020 but Bethan Thorpe who has MS says the changes ‘would have a huge impact on her life’.

see the BBC video here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35864460

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