Democracy

 

What we have done in government What we intend to do next time
City Deals and Growth Deals to enable local people to drive local economic growth Devolution on Demand’ to transfer more power and control to local areas.
Fixed Term Parliaments, taking away the Prime Minister’s power to call elections when it suits the governing party. Reform party funding, votes at 16,electoral reform and an elected House of Lords.
New financial powers for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, City Deals and Growth Deals to enable local people to drive local economic growth. A new wave of devolution within Britain and ‘Devolution on Demand’ to transfer more power and control to local areas.
Passed a Lobbying Act to stop improper influence of business and lobby groups on politics. Get big money out of politics with a £10,000 cap on donations and reform of party political funding.