Clegg calls for 'fair reform' on 'bedroom tax'

Nick Clegg has said there needs to be 'fair reform' after the Liberal Democrats performed a dramatic U-turn on the so-called 'bedroom tax'.

The leader of the party said they have been advocating changes "for some time" and an official report from the Government confirmed "the change in subsidies for bedrooms is just simply not working as it was intended."

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Liberal Democrat turnaround on so-called Bedroom Tax

The Liberal Democrats have called for a reform of the "Bedroom Tax" in a dramatic withdrawal of support for the controversial welfare reform. Lib Dem Care Minister Norman Lamb said the evidence was "clear" that the policy was not working.