Archives for July 19th, 2002

SPENDING REVIEW CUTS A TIER OF GOVERNMENT

Headlines, PublicNet: 19 July, 2002

John Prescott’s department has announced the direction of its share of extra money from Gordon Brown’s spending review – but not everyone is happy.Spending on housing and planning will rise to 4.7 billion pounds by 2005-06 – up by 1.5 billion on this year’s figures.

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PUBLIC APPOINTMENTS A WAY TO GO

Headlines, PublicNet: 19 July, 2002

Government departments have a long way to go before they process appointments to public bodies in a fully open, transparent and efficient way.Reading through the annual report of the Public Appointments Commissioner, Dame Rennie Fritchie, the problem identified is a rather casual approach to the process, rather than rampant political ‘cronyism’.

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