In this third part of ConHome’s series, David Cameron’s former family adviser calls for Surestart reform and marriage support.
Posts Tagged: Work & Pensions
She knows about work, and is unembarrassed to talk about it, because her family arrived from Uganda with nothing.
Reasons to be Tory 14) Sheridan Westlake. And a bunch of other people you’ve probably never heard of.
On polling day, we honour the unknown heroes of this government – the Special Advisers, without whom little of what has been done would have been done.
Better pre-school education, more help in need for those who have contributed more, a higher minimum wage, support for grandparents – all fit Conservative ideals.
Eight proposals to reform the system.
Too often, the discussion has drifted towards two polarised political arguments, and a discussion about other factors is squeezed out as a result.
The Work and Pensions Secretary is right to roll back Labour’s culture of welfare dependency.
But the Government says the firm is “unprofessional” for wanting an early exit
A new report by Theos finds support for reciprocity and mutual support rather than means testing.
A comprehensive speech on food banks, food, poverty, church work, demand, benefits & self and community help in full.
By Andy Mayer of the Age Endeavour Fellowship There is compelling evidence in a new report, Work Longer, Live Healthier:… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter Here is a selection of the arguments that Tory MPs made during yesterday's debate… Read more »
The Centre for Social Justice attacks Coalition’s record on family and voluntary sector, but praises progress on welfare and schools
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter One year ago the Centre for Social Justice graded the Coalition on what it regards… Read more »
Tory peers accuse Government of treating them “with contempt”; ignoring amendments to poorly debated bills
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter. The Coalition may get its welfare bill passed but it may do so at… Read more »
Ed Holmes is a senior research fellow at Policy Exchange. Ed Milliband’s leadership has arrived at an interesting juncture this… Read more »