When our servicemen and women join the armed forces, they sign a contract vowing to serve and protect our country. In return the Government ought to provide them with adequate pay, decent accommodation and the professional and personal support that they need.
It is increasingly clear that under this Government that contract has been broken. Whether it is the deepening cuts to the defence budget, the public sector pay cap or the poorly maintained military housing, this Government is letting down our armed forces.
Read more from Peter Dowd for the Huffington Post here: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/security-housing-mod_uk_5a3a251fe4b06d1621b07ab4?ncid=tweetlnkukhpmg00000001