Charities are reportedly being “gagged” by the Government from speaking out about “damaging” social care plans.

Charities are reportedly being “gagged” by the Government from speaking out about “damaging” social care plans.
A chief executive of a major charity told the Guardian they felt “muzzled” by legislation passed in 2014, which prevents charities from lobbying the Government in the run-up to an election.
The charity leader warned Theresa May’s decision to means test the winter fuel allowance could “literally cost lives”, as some of the poorest pensioners in the country lose support.

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