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US News Labour promises to start nationalising utilities within 100 days

10:00  09 december  2019
10:00  09 december  2019 Source:   news.sky.com

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John McDonnell will promise to deliver a Budget to "end austerity", in a speech setting out Labour 's The shadow chancellor will also vow to get "money moving out of Whitehall and the City" if Labour win the And he will detail plans for "democratic control" of newly nationalised water and energy firms.

Boris Johnson has promised to pass his Brexit deal and bring a Budget within 100 days if he is elected PM. But Labour said Tories only offered "more of the same failure". The Lib Dems called the Conservative plans "pure fantasy", while the SNP warned there were seven days left to "lock" Mr

Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn addresses a rally campaigning for the general election in Bangor, north-west Wales. © Getty Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn addresses a rally campaigning for the general election in Bangor, north-west Wales.

Labour will start nationalising water and energy companies within 100 days of taking office, John McDonnell will announce as the election campaign enters its final 72 hours.

The shadow chancellor is expected to use a speech in London on Monday to announce the move, which will include "governing boards" made up of workers, politicians and customers.

These boards will have to broadcast their decisions live on social media, he will say.

Three days ahead of polling day, Mr McDonnell will also tell voters his first budget, to be held within weeks of Labour winning, will end austerity as its number one priority.

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Labour will introduce legislation within 100 days of taking office to boost vocational education and apprenticeships, the party's education spokesman Education spokesman Tristram Hunt: ' Within 100 days you will have a Labour education Bill about vocational education, apprenticeships and training'.

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He will say Labour will get investment flowing to communities that have been "neglected for decades" as part of the party's "green industrial revolution".

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And he will promise to "put British industry back on the map, bringing prosperity to every part of our country".

Conservatives target 'red wall'

While Mr McDonnell makes his announcement, Boris Johnson will be trying to crack the so-called "red wall" of Labour seats across the North of England to deliver a Conservative majority.

In the city of Sunderland - the first area to vote to leave the EU in 2016 - Mr Johnson will tell voters that Labour has "let you down most of all" on Brexit.

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Deputy Labor leader Tanya Pilbersek echoed Shorten’s comments saying: “I still hope we can have marriage equality by Christmas but if this parliament doesn’t pass marriage equality a Shorten Labor government will in its first 100 days ”. Earlier today, Shorten, Pilbersek and Senate leader Penny

Labour will pledge on Monday to begin delivering its plans to end public spending cuts and begin nationalising industries within 100 days of Labour , which would need a huge last-minute swing in public opinion to claim a majority of its own, has promised to negotiate a new Brexit deal with the EU

He will blast Labour for sticking "two fingers up to the public" for promising to honour the result then proposing another referendum during its current campaign.

Lib Dems soften 'stop Brexit' stance

On the Lib Dems campaign trail, leader Jo Swinson appeared to soften her party's Brexit stance.

She said the party has "ready to go" plans to trigger a new Brexit referendum, with two draft bills ready to be put before parliament as soon as they get into power.

She said one bill would enable the Electoral Commission to start a consultation about a referendum question and lead campaign designation, while the second would provide for an in/out referendum.

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Labour will pledge on Monday to begin delivering its plans to end public spending cuts and begin nationalizing industries within 100 days of Labour , which would need a huge last-minute swing in public opinion to claim a majority of its own, has promised to negotiate a new Brexit deal with the EU

Water and energy companies would be nationalised within the first 100 days of a Labour government. Elected worker representatives to be put on boards of nationalised companies. Mr McDonnell will say: ‘In our first 100 days we will start the process of bringing water and energy into

The party has, so far, been running on a staunch "stop Brexit" platform by promising to revoke Article 50.

It is more in line with a caveat in the Lib Dem manifesto which says: "In other circumstances, we will continue to fight for a people's vote with the option to stay in the EU."

SNP warning to Labour

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon addressed a potential coalition with Labour, by warning senior Labour figures that rejecting negotiations with her party - including a second Scottish independence referendum - could risk putting Boris Johnson back in Downing Street if there was a hung parliament.

"I don't think they're going to turn their backs on that," she told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show

"If they do, I think they've got some big explaining to do."

Leading doctor and NHS official attack all parties' health plans

Two leading public health sector officials have warned that promises by the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems are misleading or impossible.

Professor Andrew Goddard, president of the Royal College of Physicians, warned that none of the parties' NHS promises are "physically possible" as there is a lack of people in training to fulfil them.

He said he was frustrated "by the proposed policies and promises" by Labour and the Conservatives, and their "relationship to reality and what actually is deliverable".

And he said patients in hospital should get used to seeing their doctors less because the health service will reach "crunch point".

Chris Hopson, chief executive of NHS Providers', the hospitals' membership group, said politicians had ducked the big issues in regards to health and social care.

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