A better way forward is to boost the range available in the private rented sector by an increase in the Local Housing Allowance.
Posts Tagged: Sajid Javid MP
The rise in planning permissions has not been matched by an equal rise in new homes being built.
While London is experiencing the greatest demand for housing, the prospect of building in the capital is fraught with political risk.
Members seem to agree that the Prime Minister has staged a mild recovery over the summer.
Our survey. Next Tory leader. “None of the above” leads the field. Many party members want to skip a generation.
Davis leads with less than a fifth of the vote. Johnson is on his lowest total ever. And if one counts write-ins, in second place is…Rees-Mogg.
Rudd falls with him, May is almost out of negative territory…and Davidson continues to soar up, up and away.
We now have eleven runners and riders in our Next Tory Leader section…with another 15 candidates standing by. Watch this space.
Transparency, independent checks, and equal rights with the private sector are needed to reduce charges,
If more Cabinet members had won their seats from Labour, perhaps it would leak just a little bit less
Maybe it was ever thus, at least in modern times, but Tory-held suburban seats outside the South-East are under-represented at the top table.
Inflammatory language, noble aims. Javid prepares to battle for more home ownership and social justice.
One mustn’t believe everything one reads in the papers…but an official accuses Tory council leaders of lying and selfishness.
Alex Morton: Cycling is over-hyped, motorists are under-supported. This Government should be on their side.
May should have cut fuel duty pre-election – and longer term, we will need to switch to taxing congestion.
The prospect of crowning the the Brexit Secretary as leader is not without its attractions at first glance, but turns out on closer inspection to be deeply problematic.
Khan should stop playing politics over the tragedy in West London.
The expert team will be providing specialist help – they will not be commissioners taking over the Council.
The full text of the Communities and Local Government Secretary’s speech to the LGA today.