• For families across the UK who are income-poor, but more than that, whose lives are blighted by worklessness, educational failure, family breakdown, problem debt and poor health, as well as other problems, giving them an extra pound - say through increased benefits - will not address the reason they find themselves in difficulty in the first place.

    "Iain Duncan Smith to unveil new ways of measuring child poverty" by Patrick Wintour, November 14, 2012.
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