18 days before the general election Boris Johnson launches the 2019 Conservative Party manifesto, with the slogan “Get Brexit Done, Unleash Britain’s Potential”. European integration has been a fault line through the Conservatives for decades, but Brexit has blown the party wide open.
Key Manifesto Objectives :
Get Brexit done and leave the EU in January
Extra funding for the NHS, with 50,000 more nurses and
50 million more GP surgery appointments a year.
20,000 more police and tougher sentencing for criminals.
An Australian-style points-based system to control immigration.
Millions more invested every week in science, schools, apprenticeships and
infrastructure while controlling debt.
Reaching Net Zero by 2050 with investment in clean energy solutions and
green infrastructure to reduce carbon emissions and pollution.
Pensions will rise by at least 2.5% per year.
No-one will sell their home to pay for care.
No income tax, VAT or National Insurance rises.
Launch a democracy commission to establish constitutional power balance…