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Posts Tagged: Foreign aid
Ruth Davidson: The pandemic has been devastating for the world’s poorest girls. We cannot turn our backs on them.
The Chancellor’s decision to cut foreign aid will put futures in jeopardy.
Mark Garnier: I have never voted against the Government before. But the proposed cut to foreign aid leaves me with no choice.
My colleagues and I were elected on a promise to uphold our aid commitment. Breaking my word is a very big deal.
This survey finding is unsurprising but, since the change will apparently require legislation, it’s important to record it.
Harriet Baldwin: Cutting foreign aid is a blatant breach of our manifesto pledge – and I will not vote for it
How will we feel about cutting aid if we see the kind of shocking scenes of starvation that started Live Aid in the 1980s?
Stephen Crabb: The UK has a huge role in global disease prevention. We must not step back from our commitments.
In this crucial time, we must continue to provide investment and leadership in this area, which is what British voters want.
John O’Connell: To ensure efficient government spending, we need a new Parliamentary Budget Committee
A dedicated body could focus on scrutinising the economy and effectiveness of future plans. Australia and New Zealand already have similar models.
The proposed foreign aid cut. Many Tories are against it. But Sunak has limited options as he tries to salvage the economy.
Reports suggest the Government is planning to reduce spending from 0.7 per cent of gross national income to 0.5 per cent.
On the 60th anniversary of its independence from British rule, the Government must do more to stop militia groups threatening the peace of the nation.