Can Cameron curb soaring childcare costs to win over women? Maternity leave should be scrapped as it ‘holds back women’

Can Cameron curb soaring childcare costs to win over women? Telegraph.co.uk So much so that David Cameron is expected to make the drive for cheaper childcare part of this autumn’s Tory appeal to ‘striver’ families, starting with his speech to Conservative party conference on Wednesday. For all the charming anecdotes about his …

Maternity leave should be scrapped as it ‘holds back women’ Telegraph.co.uk Last year, Steve Hilton, David Cameron’s former strategic adviser, radically proposed abolishing maternity leave as part of an emergency pro-business package to stimulate growth – to the alarm of many equality groups.

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