Pre-election gift horses – beware

Does anyone else find it distasteful to say the least that the party that shafted the poor, brought the NHS to its (broken) knees and took 20,000 police officers off the street now says it will increase benefits, is funnelling short-term money into the NHS before a pre-election crises and promises to return SOME of those police officers to the streets is the one that caused all these problems in the first place?