PMQs – “It’s now been almost three years since the government promised a green paper on social care… What’s the hold-up?”
Posts Tagged: Social Care
Patients must always come first, but the best outcomes rely on attracting, training, and retaining the very best staff.
Rachel Wolf: I co-wrote this Conservative manifesto. And so can say that its focus was on neither the rich nor the poor.
To view Britain in such a way is to see a useless picture of the nation. Most people are Just About Managing. And they are our new voters.
Gareth Lyon: The opposition is trying to shift the focus from their local mismanagement to national decision-making
After having knocked on doors in six very different constituencies, across the South East, certain themes stand out. Social Care is one of them.
The Manifesto is modest though the reality may prove more radical. Our most important challenge is to supply more attractive new homes.
WATCH: “I accept that the full plan needs to be developed” – the Prime Minister is pressed on social care
Marr presses Johnson over his previous claim that the Conservatives had already worked out their social care policy.
In Chesterfield, people want to know about tackling potholes, safeguarding social care, and protecting the local High Street and local pubs.
And: the Conservatives hide their own manifesto away. The LibDems bungle theirs – which Prince Andrew wrecks anyway. Plus: election night line-ups.
Labour MPs voted against the local government finance settlement. They would also scrap Ofsted, increase taxes, and delay Brexit.
The fifth piece in our series this week about what the Tory Manifesto should look like.
Phoebe Griffith: To end austerity finally, Johnson needs more than a quick splash of populist spending
The third piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
Plus: The disaster zone is in the way that children with special educational needs are educated.
We can ease the social care crisis and release more family-sized homes on to the market.
The Opposition set out plans to create a National Care Service, making such services free at the point of use in England.
When we work with central government, we improve lives and achieve the best results for our communities.