There can surely be no better marker of the importance of the election than the Tories’ plan to show carers, the severely disabled and terminally ill no mercy in their new round of benefit cuts. But don’t worry — the Labour Party are going to defend the vulnerable by asking the Tories nicely. With sugar on top and everything:

With their £5bn Work Programme failing the long-term unemployed, the Tories have announced plans to punish jobseekers by forcing them to cook meals for OAPs or pick up litter. Despite boasting of his two periods of unemployment in the press — leading to ridiculous claims that he was living “on the breadline” seven years after he married into […]