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Hull MP slams "damp squib" Budget

Mar 08, 2017 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson has attacked today’s “damp squib” Budget, delivered by the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
 
Speaking in the House of Commons this afternoon, Diana Johnson MP said that there was no sign that Hull is getting a fair deal from the Tory Government. 

Hull MP asks why London is getting ten times the transport investment of Yorkshire and Humber

Hull North MP Diana Johnson today attacked the continuing unfair distribution of transport infrastructure investment between London and parts of the ‘Northern Powerhouse’.
 
The latest Treasury figures showed that in 2016-17 transport infrastructure investment is £1,943 per head in London, but only £190 per head in Yorkshire and the Humber – a 10 to 1 ratio. 
 

Hull MP asks whether Hull can get social care special deal like Surrey

Feb 09, 2017 - Tags:
Hull North MP Diana Johnson has asked Ministers whether Hull can be given a special deal on funding social care, following yesterday’s revelation about the Government’s communications with Surrey County Council. 
 
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