It's Time to Put Our Money Where Our Mouth Is and Build More Homes

July 3, 2014 9:45 AM
Originally published by East of England Liberal Democrats

Lib Dem logo, colour on transparent backgroundNick Clegg has set out how the Liberal Democrats will build more homes and invest in infrastructure, while making sure the government borrows responsibly.

Put simply, future governments will have to live within their means and the money spent on public services will grow roughly in line with the growth of the economy as whole. But the Liberal Democrats will allow for one significant exception: government will be able to borrow in order to fix our creaking national infrastructure and build more homes.