PDs still cracking down on the vulnerable

It is appropriate that the year should end with the Progressive Democrats and the rest of the Government targeting yet another vulnerable group: this time the elderly.

25th December, 2004

It is appropriate that the year should end with the Progressive Democrats and the rest of the Government targeting yet another vulnerable group: this time the elderly.

The government is going through the catalogue of vulnerable groups one-by-one: single mothers, the poor in general, asylum seekers, Travellers and now the elderly.

There are not many left, so who's next? The mentally ill, the disabled?

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