PEOPLE will be "tripping over" the homeless as a result of deep cuts to housing benefit which start in a few weeks' time, the leader of Scotland's councils has warned.
PEOPLE will be \"tripping over\" the homeless as a result of deep cuts to housing benefit which start in a few weeks' time, the leader of Scotland's councils has warned.
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EXCLUSIVE BY TOM GORDON Scottish Political Editor
David O'Neill, president of the council umbrella group Cosla, said he feared the so-called bedroom tax, which penalises tenants with spare rooms in social housing, would lead to a rise in people getting into debt and, ultimately, evictions.
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