Housing benefit almost doubled over the last decade to over £23 billion a year, so it's absolutely necessary that we get that spending under control.
We are closely monitoring the reforms to ensure councils are informing people about the changes, and spending the extra £390m we have provided to support their residents.
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It's certainly not the brightest of starts to the day, with drizzly rain in places.
It will feel much milder tonight that it did last night, with patchy showers around the coasts.
Well what a difference a day makes! It's the calm after the storm today!