Theresa May thought aloud about low interest rates. Mark Carney hit back and no more was heard from her. Time for others to do so?
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As I set out in my report, my challenge to the NHS is to move all GP surgeries and hospitals from being paper-first to digital-first organisations over the next 10 years.
A right to shared ownership would also be welcome. Boldness is needed to prevent a Corbyn Government.
If we fail, and usher in a Corbyn government, the price we will all pay does not bear thinking about.
Onward, FREER, the revitalised CPS. The Tory MPs involved in all these will have to take some risks if they’re to get off the groumd.
The political sting must be taken out of our healthcare debate. Conflicting ideas over privatisation, taxation and automation should be given serious, non-partisan review.
Lower interest rates and monetary manipulation have been presented as the solution to our economic woes. But increasingly they create them.
Our New Generation programme will be tasked with producing policies in areas that are of pressing concern to voters: tax, enterprise, housing, welfare.
There is enough land for over half a million homes on derelict sites – while the health service regularly complains of a shortage of funds.
Think-tanks react to the Budget. Some praise, more criticism…and a sense that the housing announcements didn’t go nearly far enough
“The government should be completely overhauling current restrictions and liberalising our planning system to free up land for houses to be built.”
Spreadsheet Phil must become Storyteller Phil – if his Budget is to succeed where the Tory conference failed
The Chancellor needs to help deliver the sense of direction so strikingly absent in Manchester last month, and indeed since last June’s election.
James Frayne: Healthcare, crime and justice, quality retirement and the provinces. Four priorities for the Centre-Right
It ought to be focused on those areas that the public really care about and where it can meaningfully offer useful policy ideas.
The Centre for Policy Studies is working with many young, passionate Conservatives to build a better Britain.
I strongly believe that the region is poised at one of the most exciting and opportunity-rich junctures of its post-modern history.
Think tanks’ verdict on the manifesto: a good start on generational justice, but weak on the public finances
The Centre for Policy Studies, Institute of Economic Affairs, Bright Blue, and others give their verdict on the Conservatives’ programme for government.