Dis­abled slur Tory is sorry

Daily Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - NEWS -

THE PM’S pol­icy chief apol­o­gised af­ter say­ing ben­e­fit cuts to 165,000 will help the “re­ally dis­abled”. Ge­orge Free­man was de­fend­ing a Tory bid to block £3.7bil­lion in Per­sonal In­de­pen­dence pay. Labour is fight­ing an emer­gency ban af­ter a rul­ing that re­cip­i­ents should in­clude those with “psy­cho­log­i­cal dis­tress” when they leave home.

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