Furlough must remain place until June 2021

Responding to the reports that the Chancellor is set to extend the furlough scheme until March 2021, Liberal Democrat Treasury Spokesperson Christine Jardine said:"This is yet another example of the Government's incompetence and indecision delaying the action the country needs."It was clear to everyone that the furlough scheme needed to be extended to stop people … Continue reading Furlough must remain place until June 2021

PM must properly plan ahead to protect jobs and lives, warns Davey

Responding to the Prime Minister's announcement [31/10/2020] that England will go into a second national lockdown until 2nd December, Leader of the Liberal Democrats Ed Davey said:"Yet again, Boris Johnson dithered, delayed, and ignored expert advice. He was too slow in March and too slow again now, and his failure to lead has cost lives and … Continue reading PM must properly plan ahead to protect jobs and lives, warns Davey