Saturday, 9 April 2011
Cameron's NHS debacle grinds on
In an article for the Mirror, Tebbit - a former chairman of a charity supporting a hospital actively involved in medical training - highlights the dangers of private sector cherry-picking on the viability of NHS hospitals:
The question that many must be asking is how - when it was clear from a very early stage that these reforms would be hugely controversial and unpopular - Cameron managed to so woefully misjudge the situation?
UPDATE APRIL 10
Anthony Wells, over at UK Polling Report, has detailed analysis of the latest YouGov poll. One startling statistic is that only 3% of voters think that the government should continue with their reforms as they currently stand - including only 5% of Conservative voters.