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Benefits cap 'will hit families'

It is a month until the government's benefits cap comes into force, under which no out-of-work family will receive more in benefits than the average annual income.

But campaigners say the £26,000-a-year cap, equivalent to £500 a week, means many families will suffer.

Alison Holt reports.

  • 28 Feb 2013
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