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But do the Lib Dems have policies on anything else?

November 27, 2019 5:53 PM

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Yes, but do the Lib Dems have policies on anything else?

Well...

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿš’ ยฃ50bn Remain Bonus for public services
๐ŸŒ Policy for Climate Emergency
โš– Policy for tackling inequality
๐Ÿ’ฐ 10bn per year for schools, to pay for:
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซ 20,000 more teachers.
๐Ÿ‘ถ 35hrs of free childcare from 9 months
๐Ÿ“š ยฃ10,000 for every adult to spend on education or training
๐Ÿง  Mental health treated the same as physical health
๐Ÿก Build 300,000 homes a year
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ 1p on income tax for NHS
๐Ÿ—จ Restore Youth Services
๐Ÿ‘‹ Ban all non-essential non-recyclable single-use plastics
๐Ÿ’ซ 80% of electricity from renewables by 2030
๐Ÿงฃ Insulate all low-income homes by 2025
0๏ธโƒฃ Net zero carbon emissions by 2045 (reasonable & radical)
โœ‚ Cut carbon emissions by 75% by 2030
๐Ÿ‘ Restore Department for Climate Change
๐ŸŒณ New Green Investment Bank
๐Ÿ—ฃ Citizens' Climate Assembly
๐Ÿคฒ Just Transition Commission to make economic changes fair
๐Ÿšซ Ban fracking
๐Ÿ—œ Invest in Carbon Capture Technology
๐Ÿ’ก Subsidise solar power
๐ŸŒฌ End ban on onshore wind turbines
0๏ธโƒฃ Zero-carbon Homes Standard
๐Ÿ”ฅ Reduce fuel poverty
โ›ฝ Ban new petrol and diesel cars from 2030
๐Ÿ”‹ Reduce VAT on electric cars
๐Ÿš† Convert rail network to ultra-low emission by 2035
๐Ÿ›ค Expand rail capacity
๐Ÿ›ฌ No net-increase in airport runways
๐Ÿ›ซ Cancel Heathrow 3rd runway
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพ Support farmers to cut greenhouse gasses
๐ŸŒฑ Plant 60m trees per year
๐Ÿฆ‹ Policy to improve biodiversity and restore nature
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŒพ Reward farmers for contributing to nature
๐ŸŒซ Pass Clean Air Act
๐Ÿ”Œ More electric car charging points
๐Ÿš™ Scrappage Scheme for diesel cars
๐ŸšŒ Innovative National Bus Strategy
๐Ÿš… Support HS2 and HS3 to grow regional economies
โœ” Increase accountability and transparency of HS2 and HS3
๐Ÿ› Force retailers to reduce plastic
๐Ÿงด Deposit return scheme for food and drink containers
โ™ป End plastic waste exports by 2030
โ™ป Invest in UK recycling
๐Ÿšธ Extra funding for pupils with extra needs
๐Ÿ‘ฑโ€โ™€๏ธ Extend pupil premium to 16-19yrs
โš  Reduce teacher stress and workload
๐Ÿ“ End 'teaching to the test'
โœ Scrap SATs and league tables
๐Ÿ‘“ Replace Ofsted with schools watchdog
๐Ÿซ Emergency 2.5bn cash injection for schools
๐Ÿ’ฐ Bring per-pupil funding back to pre-cuts levels
๐Ÿ’ท Increase starting salary for teachers to ยฃ30k by 2022
๐Ÿงฐ Invest in and repair school buildings
๐Ÿ” Extra funding for SEND children
๐Ÿ—‘ Abolish 'learning tax' by allowing colleges VAT-refund that schools get
๐Ÿ—’ Professional Development Plan for teachers offering 50-hours per year by 2050
๐Ÿซ Oppose expansion of Grammar Schools
๐ŸŒŸ Mental health and other 'curriculum for life' education in schools
๐Ÿ’ผ Establish a curriculum body independent of government
๐Ÿฅฆ Free school meals for all Primary children
๐ŸŒฝ Free school meals for Secondary children in Universal Credit families
๐Ÿฅ Promote School Breakfast Clubs
๐ŸŒˆ LGBTQ-inclusive education
โ›… Support schools in dealing with mental health
โน Tackle bullying in schools
๐Ÿ˜ Including bullying on the basis of gender, sexuality, gender identity or gender expression
๐Ÿ‘• Enable gender-neutral uniform options
๐Ÿ‘‚ Invest in more Youth Workers
๐Ÿฅ Reverse cuts to public health spending
๐Ÿฉบ Commission on long-term NHS funding
๐Ÿ’Š Roll out PrEP (HIV prevention drugs) across the NHS
๐Ÿ’ฒ Dedicated Health & Social Care Tax
๐Ÿ’ท Investment in hospitals from ยฃ100bn capital fund
๐Ÿง• 100% of young people with mental health conditions treated target
๐Ÿ’Š Free prescriptions for chronic mental health conditions
โณ More mental health waiting time targets
๐Ÿงญ No unreasonable travel for mental health treatment
๐Ÿงธ Prioritise getting young people out of care
๐Ÿง˜ Mental health provisions at College and University
๐Ÿ“ Implement Wessely review (requires a google)
๐Ÿ› Ensure emergency mental health bed is always available
๐Ÿคง Expand access to Local GPs
๐Ÿ“ฒ Guarantee same-day phone of video appointment with GP
๐Ÿ’ท Mental health nurse bursaries
๐Ÿฉน Drugs as a health issue not crime
๐Ÿ‘จโ€โš•๏ธ End Government ยฃ30k earnings threshold for overseas NHS workers
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš•๏ธ More flexible working for Junior Doctors
โš• Mental health support for NHS workers
๐Ÿฅ— Make healthy eating choices easier
๐Ÿ›ก Introduce 'Wellbeing Hour'
๐ŸคฐEvery family single maternity health professional by 2025
๐Ÿคฑ Partners paid leave to attend prenatal appointments
๐Ÿงฑ Investment in People, Innovation & Infrastructure with responsible ยฃ100bn package
๐Ÿฆ ยฃ5bn into new British Housing & Infrastructure Development Bank
๐Ÿงช Protect research funding
๐Ÿ› Decentralise and devolve procurement
๐Ÿ— Invest in digital and physical infrastructure
๐Ÿž Achieve dynamic local economies with good transport
๐Ÿฆ Expand British Business Bank
๐Ÿ—บ Re-balance UK economy geographically
๐Ÿ“ƒ Make Youth Services statutory
๐Ÿ”ช Policy to tackle knife crime
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป Fund retraining and re-skilling for adults
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ผ 'Start-up allowance' of ยฃ100/wk for new entrepreneurs
๐Ÿšจ ยฃ1bn community policing investment
๐Ÿ‘ฎ 2 new police officers per ward
๐Ÿ‘ฎโ€โ™‚๏ธ Police officers visible and known to local community
โš” Tackle cycle of violence epidemic
๐Ÿ‘ฆ ยฃ500m investment in Youth Services
๐Ÿ›ก Transform prisons to focus on rehabilitation and recovery
๐Ÿ”š End prison sentences for personal drug use
๐Ÿ”š End short prison sentences
๐Ÿ”— Increase tough community sentences
๐Ÿš“ Protect Europol
โ„ Scrap Hostile Environment
๐Ÿ”’ Create private information firewall between home office and public services
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซ 'Training up Britain' programme for migrants
๐Ÿ”š Stop the profiting from child citizen registration
โŽ Abolish arbitrary minimum income for partner visas
๐Ÿ›‚ Move visa powers from Home Office to Deps for Education and Business and Development
๐Ÿงณ Create flexible merit-based visa system
๐ŸŽ“ 2-year visa for students after graduation
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ”ง Allow asylum seekers to work providing dignity and paying taxes
โŒ Close seven of nine detention centres
๐Ÿ™‚ Resettle 10,000 refugees per year in the UK
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Expand family reunion rights
๐Ÿ›ก Offer asylum to LGBT+ globally
๐Ÿ’ฌ Free basic English lessons to refugees and asylum seekers
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ Protect free movement in Europe by staying in EU
๐Ÿ”‘ 100,000 social rent homes built each year
๐Ÿ˜ All new houses built to zero carbon standards by 2021
๐Ÿ—พ Allow local authorities to purchase more land for housing
๐Ÿญ Power to reject unsustainable housing builds
๐ŸŒผ Creation of new Garden Cities
๐Ÿ› Acquire more land into public ownership
โžฐ Close second-home tax loopholes
โž• Increase second-home council tax by up to 500%
๐Ÿ— Introduce revolutionary Rent to Own model
๐Ÿ›‹ 'Help to Rent' deposit loans for first time renters
๐Ÿ“‹ Longer rental tenancies 3yr+
๐Ÿ“ˆ Limit rent hikes to inflation
๐Ÿ“– Mandatory landlord licensing
๐Ÿ  Unfreeze housing benefits
๐Ÿ“„ Reform section 21 removing 'no fault evictions'
๐Ÿ› Adequate funding for age-appropriate emergency housing for homeless
๐Ÿ  Provide house to long term homeless through Housing First model
๐Ÿ“… First benefit payment after 5-days not 5-weeks
๐Ÿ”š Scrap 2-child benefit limit
โœ– Abolish scandalous rape clause for benefits
โœณ Remove benefit cap, which hurts the most vulnerable
โœ… Make work pay: increase work benefit allowances
๐Ÿ“ƒ Provide security for zero-hour contracts
๐Ÿ‘ฉ Compensation for WASPI women
๐Ÿ›  Better pensions for gig economy workers
๐Ÿ”’ Retain Triple Lock on basic state pension
โœณ Better Universal Credit for self employed
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿญ Better back-to-work support for unemployed
๐Ÿ‘ต Ensure pensions don't penalise part time workers towards end of career
๐ŸŒ Promote liberal values, human rights and democracy globally
๐Ÿค Lead globally with EU, UN, Nato and Commonwealth
โ›‘ Spend 0.7% of gross national income on foreign aid
๐ŸŒ Promote UN Sustainable Development Goals
๐Ÿ›‘ Curtail arms exports to those that violate human rights
๐Ÿ›‘ Suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia immediately
๐Ÿ—ณ Tackle democratic interference with European Magnitsky Act
โ˜ข Maintain minimal nuclear deterrent
โœ” Spend 2% of GDP on self defence as per NATO recommendations
๐Ÿฉน Support for Armed Forces and veterans' mental health
๐Ÿ˜ Improve housing for MoD employees
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ Condemn violence an all sides of Israeli-Palestine conflict
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Remain committed to negotiated peace settlement in Israeli-Palestine conflict
โš– Tackle gender inequality
โ™‚ End Female Genital Mutilation
โŒ End sexual violence in conflict zones
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Protect LGBT+ that are persecuted globally
๐Ÿ“œ Defend Human Rights Act
๐Ÿ“น Halt facial recognition surveillance
๐Ÿ–ฅ End 'Snoopers' Charter' and bulk collection of internet data
๐Ÿ—ฝ Make all hate crimes "aggravated offences"
๐Ÿ™Š Condemn inflammatory rhetoric by those with public platforms
๐Ÿ’— Combat violence against women and domestic violence
โœ” Legislate for statutory definition of domestic abuse
๐Ÿ’› Expand refugee and rape crisis centres
๐Ÿ›Œ Give LA's duty and funding to accommodate survivors of abuse
๐Ÿ“ž Establish National Rape Crisis Helpline
๐Ÿข Require orgs with 250+ employees publish equality data
๐Ÿ—“ Increase paternity leave to six weeks
๐Ÿท Legislate to scrap gender price gap on all products
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โš–๏ธ Set ambitious diverse public appointment targets
๐Ÿ” End disproportionate use of Stop and Search
๐Ÿฉธ End period poverty with free sanitary products for girls
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Fight for Trans rights
๐Ÿง‘ Complete reform of the Gender Recognition Act
โœ” Introduce 'X' gender option on passports
๐ŸŽ— Extend equality law to cover gender identity and expression
๐Ÿ—ณ Introduce fair votes via Proportional Representation
๐Ÿ“œ A written constitution to make democracy stronger
๐Ÿ—ณ Give people the power to elect the House of Lords
๐Ÿ“ข Votes from age 16
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Votes to British citizens abroad
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ Votes for long-term EU citizens
๐Ÿ“ Devolve power to local authorities
๐Ÿ› Devolve revenue raising from Westminster
๐Ÿ’ฐ Flexible local tax systems
๐Ÿญ Champion Northern Powerhouse and Midlands Engine
๐Ÿ’งGive customers the ability to hold utilities to account
๐Ÿ“ Support for local energy cooperatives and community banks
๐ŸŽ Cap donations to political parties at ยฃ10k
๐Ÿ’ท Give trade-union members right to specify Party that receives their levy