Archives for January 22nd, 2002

SPENDING REVIEW BID FOR IMPROVEMENT MONEY

Headlines, PublicNet: 22 January, 2002

The Local Government Association is lobbying for better balance between the amount spent on inspecting local government and the amount spent trying to improve it.Ahead of the next spending review, it points to the twelve million pounds the government allocates to the sector’s Improvement and Development Agency (IDeA), and the 600 million pound cost of inspecting councils.

Read more on SPENDING REVIEW BID FOR IMPROVEMENT MONEY…



SAVINGS POLICY NOT JOINED UP

Headlines, PublicNet: 22 January, 2002

The TUC says the Department of Work and Pensions is failing to demonstrate joined up working with the Treasury – and that low income households lose out as a result.In a new report, Savings and Assets for all, the TUC calls on Ministers to reform the capital rules affecting means-tested benefits to provide more of an incentive to low-income savers.

Read more on SAVINGS POLICY NOT JOINED UP…

© PublicNet is a KnowShare production | Technology by Jag Singh + Hilton & Hilton Ltd | Admin Log in