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Protecting the Public’s Money 2016/17

My second annual report examining the work of the Public Accounts Committee, covering topics such as the NHS, tax, devolution, transparency and accountability.

Cancer Drugs Fund

Report today on poor monitoring of outcomes of cancer drugs fund echoes Public Accounts Committee report last year. A tragedy that this opportunity was missed.

Free Schools

The Government are spending billions rushing to fund new free schools whilst existing schools struggle with routine maintenance. This is not a long-term sustainable approach to our children’s education.

£1.5bn lost tax from online VAT fraud

Billions in lost tax which could be spent on health, education and other vital services.

Garden Bridge should be scrapped, review finds

The independent Garden Bridge project review has concluded.

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