After last June’s manifesto debacle, the temptation is to abandon all hope of reform altogether. But doing nothing is not an option.
Posts Tagged: Social Care
Reconstructing May 1) She won’t win the battle for the future if Corbyn defines the battles of the past.
The Prime Minister has a long story of progressive toryism to tell. Moral authority must not be conceded to Labour.
Lord Ashcroft: The general election. How the Conservatives damaged their reputation for competence without gaining one for compassion.
Nearly everything believed to exercise Labour more than the Tories was also named more often as a priority for “me and my family” than for Britain as a whole.
A dignified old age should be a key legacy of the current Conservative government – here’s how we could make it a reality for everyone.
The Government must highlight its achievements and spell out how it will build on them, or the public will stop listening.
Whatever you think about the various political successes and failures of the past years, it is sobering for Conservatives to recognise that their party’s unrest could lead to Corbyn in charge.
Well in excess of a million older people and disabled people are being denied the basic care they need to get on with their lives.
Can the Prime Minister’s vision be rescued from the wreckage of the campaign?
For all his manifesto mistakes, his core take is correct. The key people in elections are who he has always said they are: lower middle-class, provincial, home-owning voters.
A sudden, retroactive change in how ‘sleep-in’ shifts are classified risks driving many providers out of business.
Kieron O’Hara: Seven ways to reach younger voters. Including, as May is doing today, reaching out to other parties.
If the Conservatives spoke a progressive alliance, and meant it, they might be able to make some progress – and break down virulent anti-Toryism.
The full text of the Communities and Local Government Secretary’s speech to the LGA today.
We relied on our candidate’s Twitter postings, and believed that nothing was more effective than talking to people on the doorsteps. This may no longer be true.
Heath and Social Care integration is in everyone’s interests and we need to work hard to make it a reality.
Once we’re no longer sending the proceeds to Brussels, the Government can invest in education and social care without asking more from the taxpayer.