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Aged just 22, Millicent Fawcett gave her first speech on women's suffrage and then campaigned relentlessly for nearly 50 years before the vote was finally given to women. I am proud that this beautifully designed statue of Fawcett in Parliament Square will inspire a new generation to champion her struggle for equality and women's rights.feedback
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Sep 20 2017
The latest quote from Sajid Javid is: “In one of the richest, most privileged corners of the UK – the world, even – would a fire like this have happened in a privately owned block of luxury flats? If you believe that the answer is no, even if you think it was simply less likely, then it's clear that we need a fundamental rethink of social housing in this country.”. It comes from the Millennials spend three times more of income on housing than grandparents article. You’ll find on this page 39 articles with Sajid Javid quoted on topics such as payment and firm. Sajid Javid has been quoted 47 times in 39 articles.
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Jul 19 2017

Some of these housing associations say that they are still investigating the cladding on their towers. Five weeks is too long to still be investigating.feedback

Jul 12 2017

For use of the panels to be safe landlords need to be confident that the whole wall system has been tested and shown to be safe.feedback

Jul 08 2017

No government can change the price of steel in the global market, no government can dictate foreign exchange rates, and no government can simply disregard foreign regulations on free trade and state aid.feedback

Jul 04 2017

Where housing is particularly unaffordable, local leaders need to take a long, hard, honest look to see if they are planning for the right number of homes.feedback

Jul 04 2017

Since the 1970s – under Wilson, Callaghan, Thatcher, Major, Blair, Brown, Cameron and now May – we've supplied an average of 160,000 new homes each year. That's far below what's needed.feedback

Jul 04 2017

That means a much more frank, open discussion with local residents and communities.feedback

Jul 04 2017

Speaking to survivors, people in the local community, and people in tower blocks around the country, one thing is abundantly clear – local government is facing a looming crisis of trust. If the events of the past few weeks have taught us anything, it's that we have to raise our game. The ties that bind local government to local communities have not snapped. But if we don't act now, such a time may one day be upon us.feedback

Jul 04 2017

Grenfell will forever serve as a reminder of what went wrong. Let us rise from those ashes and promise to be better.feedback

Jul 03 2017 - London

I look forward to working with the new leader of the council, and I will look at every option to ensure that everyone affected by this tragedy has the long term support they need.feedback

Jul 01 2017

It is right the council leader stepped down given the initial response to the Grenfell tragedy. The process to select his successor will be independent of government, but we will be keeping a close eye on the situation. If we need to take further action, we won't hesitate to do so.feedback

Jun 30 2017

Access to the democratic process should always be open and transparent. I would urge all levels of government to always favour this approach so people can retain confidence in the system.feedback

Jun 27 2017

Clearly something has gone wrong there, drastically wrong. But it's an example of, again where these issues need to be looked at very carefully why this is happening in this day and age in our country.feedback

Jun 26 2017 - London

The fact that all samples so far have failed underlines the value of the testing program and the vital importance of submitting samples urgently. I am concerned about the speed at which samples are being submitted.feedback

Jun 25 2017

We expect that authorities and landlords are very sensibly giving the highest priority to buildings with which they have most concern. But we should not be in the position where buildings have such cladding on them. How this occurred – and preventing this from happening again – is likely to be a key question for the public inquiry.feedback

Jun 24 2017

That has to happen. In a country like ours, one of the richest countries in the world, in the 21st century, these kind of things absolutely should not be happening.feedback

Jun 24 2017

If [local authorities] also have an issue with financial resources, we have made it very clear: you get on with that work, but you come to government and we will work with you make sure you have the resources that you need, if you don't have resources.feedback

Jun 24 2017

Public safety is absolutely paramount, you cannot put a price on people's lives.feedback

Jun 21 2017 - London

Our priority is to get everyone who has lost their home permanently rehoused locally as soon as possible, so that they can begin to rebuild their lives.feedback

Jun 21 2017 - London

These plans are being discussed and agreed in principle as matter of urgency as part of the response by councils across London to support the team working on recovery efforts.feedback

Jun 19 2017 - London

This Government will always take a zero-tolerance approach to hate crime – including anti-Muslim hate crime – wherever we find it.feedback

Jun 19 2017 - Terrorism

I want people to feel as safe as possible. We've got to listen to local leaders about what more it is that we can do.feedback

Jun 17 2017

That work has already begun. There will be emergency inspections of all similar buildings across the country. The work is starting now.feedback

Jun 16 2017

It's very important that the victims, their families, their friends, that they are involved in that, that they get proper legal representation, they get help with that. I think that's going to be important. But also, it is very important that we draw some very quick conclusions.feedback

Jun 16 2017

This should never have happened in a country like Britain in the 21st century. It is not acceptable. That is why we need a proper inquiry. There were a number of recommendations. The coroner did not recommend new planning regulations. He recommended a change in guidance.feedback

Jun 16 2017

Would you sleep easily tonight if you lived in the sort of Grenfell Tower building that exists all over the country. Would you put your children to bed thinking I wonder if they will be safe tonight? I think any human being would be worried. From the moment they heard about that fire, waking up that morning, they would be immediately worried about their families. We need to act immediately, we need to do whatever it takes to make the properties safe.feedback

Jun 16 2017 - London

There were a number of recommendations. The coroner did not recommend new planning regulations. He recommended a change in guidance.feedback

Jun 16 2017 - London

There are about 4,000 high-rise buildings in the country but not all of them have been re-cladded, but also let's not just make the assumption that it is all about cladding.feedback

Jun 05 2017 - Islam

They identify as Muslims. And they carry out their attacks ignorantly, offensively in the name of Islam.feedback

Apr 24 2017

It's going ahead, exactly as planned. Councils are free to start using the scheme and helping local businesses.feedback

Apr 19 2017 - London

It is the case particularly in London that developers would say that [foreign buyers] are required to kickstart the development in the first place and without some foreign ownership the development wouldn't happen. We are determined to do something about it.feedback

Apr 05 2017

When something like this does happen we must do everything we can possibly do to apprehend those that were responsible for this appalling and unacceptable crime.feedback

Mar 15 2017 - Fracking

There will be no assessment of these greenhouse gas emissions arising from the gas being pumped through the gas grid to homes and industry.feedback

Mar 08 2017

I am working closely with the Chancellor to determine how best to provide further support to businesses facing the steepest increases.feedback

Sep 03 2015

Clearing cash and payments can be an issue for firms.feedback

Dec 01 2014

You realise that every culture has something to offer and you learn from each other so much. Those who have the privilege to take advantage of that – it's obvious that it's an enriching thing.feedback

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