There are alternative ways of managing public finances that aren’t reliant on more savage cuts.
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Osborne is either is a climate change denier, an idiot, or a sadist. Either way, it will be future generations that will get hurt by this budget’s moves against the planet.
Ed Balls’ task tomorrow will be to establish Labour as a party that can be trusted to get its hands back on the levers of power.
Heroic announcements on public service spending cannot detract from the reality of our economic situation.
TweetRachel Reeves MP (Labour, Leeds West) is the Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Last week in the autumn statement the chancellor came to the House of Commons and was forced to admit he had failed. Far from securing the recovery, he had to admit that not only has the economy flatlined over the last […]
The autumn statement saw victories for the TUC’s Pay Fair campaign against regional pay, but the battle’s not over yet.
The poorest get hit the most by the measures in yesterday’s autumn statement.
Autumn Statement 2012: George Osborne’s ‘Dash for Gas’ is not only environmentally ruinous but will also worsen fuel poverty, writes nef’s James Angel.