Mr Sunak hinted at freezing public sector pay yesterday, telling Sky News: "When we launched the spending review I did say to departments that when we think about public pay settlements I think it would be entirely reasonable to think of those in the context of the wider economic climate. … [Read more...] about Unions call for public sector pay rise as Rishi Sunak prepares spending review
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Furthermore, new recruits will spend a proportion of their initial learning understanding the history of the local area they will police, including learning the cultural history, lived experiences and the challenges the communities have faced. … [Read more...] about Political correctness does not address the real problems faced by ethnic minorities, says head of the National Black Police Association
In today’s political configuration, that matters. Biden must tame a split in the Democratic Party between run-of-the-mill centrists and tear-it-down millennial socialists. And before she becomes treasury secretary, Yellen must be confirmed by the Senate, which Republicans currently control. That hurdle ruled out candidates such as Elizabeth Warren, a senator from Massachusetts whom many Republicans would never confirm because she is seen as too hostile to free markets and the financial industry. … [Read more...] about US election: Janet Yellen will lead Joe Biden’s Treasury. What does she stand for?
The GSA’s leadership is supposed to act independently and in a nonpartisan manner, and at least some elements of the federal government already have begun implementing transition plans. Aviation officials, for instance, have restricted the airspace over Biden’s lakefront home in Wilmington, Delaware, while the Secret Service has begun using agents from its presidential protective detail for the president-elect and his family. … [Read more...] about Trump faces calls to work with Biden team on transition
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