Clegg: Cut welfare for rich first

AOL Money Staff
Nick Clegg
Nick Clegg

Welfare for the wealthy must be tackled before the Government can cut benefits for the poorest, Nick Clegg has said, 10 days before post-election spending plans are unveiled.

With Chancellor George Osborne due to announce the results of the 2015/16 spending review to MPs on June 26, the Department for Work and Pensions is yet to finalise its settlement.