It won’t be sufficient to cover the costs just for the lowest income voters – most voters will need environmentally sustainable options to be heavily subsided.
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Heather Wheeler: The Conservatives have changed, and the ’22 needs to change too. That’s why I’m standing to be its Chair.
I believe I am the right person to deliver a renewed Committee that can serve the best interests of voters up and down the country.
Nick King: Levelling up. The challenge is less defining it than delivering it, for which Johnson will need the private sector.
The first of a mini-series of pieces on ConHome this week about the most distinctive of the Prime Minister’s big aims.
Labour isn’t focused on the second, preferring to blame others for problems, and too many of its activists aren’t the first, either.
Robert Palmer: To support the levelling up agenda, the Government should follow Biden’s plan to tackle corporate tax avoidance
Voters across the political spectrum are united in their wish to see more done here.
Paul Howell: Left behind communities must be the priority as the Government plots a recovery from the Covid pandemic
The crisis has tended to hit communities which were already struggling the hardest.
The Government can’t deliver levelling up without more supply-side change, localism and public service reform.
Sajid Javid: Housing First helps to break the cycle of rough sleeping. So let’s scale it up and finish the job.
The Centre for Social Justice’s new report sets out in detail how the programme could be increased from 2,000 to 16,500 places.
Paul Howell and Heather Wheeler: Full HS2 is critical to our election commitment to rebalance the economy
We cannot waste the opportunity that our Government’s high-speed rail investment plans presents.
Laura Blumenthal: The University of Leicester’s changes aren’t woke. They’re about driving down standards to save money
The heart of this issue isn’t culture wars or dropping student numbers – it’s about giving a poorer education because they feel they can get away with it.
We need to look seriously at how our tax system works and whether the burden is spread fairly across the whole country.
Local councils in England received £30 million in funding to help them put together teams of compliance officers. So how has it been used?
The final article in ConHome’s series on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
David Skelton: It was working class voters who delivered this majority – and Johnson must not abandon them now
The second of a ConHome series this week on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
Damian Green: Why a forced choice between a Brexity North and a Globalist South would be a false one – and damage our Party
The first of a ConHome series this week on Boris Johnson’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.