The Sun: Senior Tories warn the Government may need tax hikes and MORE cuts to tackle our £1.8trillion national debt

TWO senior Tories have warned the Government may need tax hikes and spending cuts because of the size of the national debt. In a letter to Chancellor Philip Hammond, veteran Ken Clarke and ex-Cabinet Office minister John Penrose said official figures gave an over-optimistic picture as they did not include private finance initiative…

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Full copy of letter sent to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid.

As reported in today’s press, John Penrose and 2 other former Conservative ministers have expressed concern that the Government’s proposed planning reforms are “too weak to make a difference on the scale that’s going to be needed” to solve the housing crisis. The following is a full copy of the letter sent to the Secretary of State…

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John Penrose MP demands ‘sleeping’ energy regulator pulls plug on £7.5bn power rip-off

FURIOUS MPs and former Ministers are demanding the “sleeping” energy regulator pull the plug on a £7.5billion power rip-off exposed by the Sun. Tory and Labour MPs have joined forces to call for action against regional network companies they claim are making nearly SIX TIMES as much as domestic energy…

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