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New Deal

A work compensation and conditions package agreed to by junior doctors’ representatives, NHS management, and Government in 1999, which was designed to address the unsocial hours and poor working conditions to which junior doctors where subjected. The maximum contracted hours for each work pattern by junior doctors was agreed as:
• 72 hours/week for on-call rotas;
• 64 hours/week for partial shifts;
• 56 hours/week for full shifts.

New Deal for Junior Doctors
• Limits on number of hours worked/week and on work during unsocial hours;
• Safety and security (job protection);
• Protected rest periods;
• Acceptable accommodations;
• Catering facilities that meet quality standards;
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Again, Patel convincingly shows the ways in which the architects of the New Deal designed their policies in a manner that expressed an implicit but also sometimes explicit dialogue with synchronous developments elsewhere (while recognizing that such dialogues tended to favour some cases over others often in a manner that makes evident implicit preferences if not outright prejudice: in considering examples for the development of cooperative enterprises, the New Dealers were more interested in learning from the Swedish case than from the Japanese).
The New Deal fallacy that World War II, not New Deal policy, led to recovery does not condemn and rebuke, but vindicates Keynesianism.
Social work scholar Jacob Fisher contends that,</p> <pre> With the exception of Ickes and Perkins, perhaps no one in high office in the government considered racial discrimination major significance when compared with the greater objectives of business recovery, the end of mass unemployment, higher farm prices, banking reform, social security, and the other stated objectives of the New Deal.
His evidence reveals that the New Deal threw African Americans out of work, raised the price of food during the depths of the Depression, and granted monopoly bargaining powers to racist unions.
In the process, the most progressive feature of the New Deal, which had nothing to do with taxes, but with quite an exciting Aboriginal urban strategy, got lost in the shuffle.
In the new deal, the NHL buys the air time from NBC and sells the ads itself.
Ms Jones said: ``Following this leak the LibDems must come clean about their extremist plans to abolish the New Deal, which has already helped 460,000 young people into jobs.
Des Ti money, 58, of View park, Lanarkshire, picked up the New Deal 50-Plus category last year.
The New Deal and Warrior building, which only opened in October last year, was reduced to molten metal and rubble.
New figures have shown that the New Deal for Lone Parents has been a great success in helping single parents get back to work and has also saved the taxpayer pounds 42million.
The Riverside Central Tenants Association (whichis an independent tenants and residents group representing Riverside Housing Association tenants) and the tenants and residents of Kensington object to the article which was based on one individual's opinions --an individual who has not been involved in the New Deal process for a number of years.
The Charter, which was unveiled for the first time at the Trainers' Summit at Wimbledon last night, will become the ongoing manifesto for the remainder of the New Deal campaign.