Calls to scrap child benefit test

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  • David Cameron
    David Cameron
    Former prime minister of the United Kingdom (born 1966)
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The Government has been urged to scrap its "absurd and ludicrous" plans to means test child benefit.


A Tory MP added to the increasing pressure on David Cameron to abandon the controversial proposal which the Government claims will save £2.5 billion a year while still protecting poor families.

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