David Neil Thomas Harvey

party: Independent
constituency: Lewisham, Deptford

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Recent polling show that people support rent control by a margin of nine to one. Do you support a rent control that limits rent rises between tenancies as well as during tenancies?

organisation: Generation Rent

yes

Britain spends £24 billion on housing benefit and less than £1.5 billion on building homes. Do you support an increase in the social housebuilding grant to £5 billion a year to build homes?

organisation: Generation Rent

yes

Governments implement policies that directly and indirectly impact on house prices. Do you think house prices are too high?

organisation: Generation Rent

Yes

Private sector landlords receive over £27bn a year in housing benefit and tax breaks. Would you support a rent tax that recouped up to a third of this to fund new housing supply?

organisation: Generation Rent

yes

To what degree should access to information on the internet be restricted by the state or private companies?

organisation: Open Rights Group (ORG)

The dilemma is between convenience and confidence of 'confidential' material. Having the information available certainly makes my life easier, but at what cost?

Would you support the creation of a Royal Commission to review Britain’s drug laws?

organisation: CISTA

Yes, bring back Prof Nutt

The right of parents to remain with their children in hospital has been established for over forty years. How would you ensure carers of people with dementia are equally welcome in hospital?

organisation: John's Campaign

In some respects it is exactly the same, however I am aware that making this a legal obligation may effectively half the size of the ward. What is more important is providing quality care and support to dementia suffers, which ultimately might mean equality with current guidance relating to children.