Statement: Smarter government

08 December 2009

Liam Byrne, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, made a statement to the Commons on Government plans for putting frontline services first by employing smarter government

Mr Byrne said that the aim of the Government's plans was to:

  • strengthen the role of citizens and civic society
  • recast the relationship between the centre and the frontline
  • streamline central government for sharper delivery

Image: iStockphoto

More news on: Parliament, government and politics, Parliament, Commons news, Parliamentary business, Social security and pensions, Social services, Crime, civil law, justice and rights, Education, Health services and medicine

Share this page