The Prime Minister's given a speech in Ipswich setting out tough new rules for immigrants hoping to claim benefits and get on council house waiting lists.
David Cameron said immigrants would have to earn the right to use public services.
There's concern though that the announcement could stir up racial tensions in some communities in this region.
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