Tag Archives: David Cameron

Today’s EU climate deal means it will be harder for Westminster to blame Brussels for rising energy bills

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One positive effect of today’s European deal is that it should be more difficult for MPs to deflect attention onto the faceless bogie-man that is ‘Brussels’.

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Cameron must not cave in to UKIP pressure at the EU climate change summit

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The argument put forward by Tory and UKIP dinosaurs is fundamentally flawed.

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The spat over the Welsh NHS gets ugly

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Jeremy Hunt has been accused of telling a ’tissue of lies’ over the health service in Wales.

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Integration should be the focus of immigration policy, not posturing

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Poverty and job insecurity are more strongly associated with support for UKIP than migration.

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Until recently the Tories said Jose Manuel Barroso’s views were ‘definitive’

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When the European Commission president agrees with David Cameron his views are ‘definitive’.

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Cameron’s welfare plans risk making young people homeless

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Without the safety net of a welfare system, many under-25s have no other means of supporting themselves.

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On any objective test the Green Party should be in the leaders’ debates

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Yesterday the broadcasters unveiled a proposal for televised leaders’ debates that fails basic tests of fairness and balance.

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Cameron rules out funding changes for Wales

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David Cameron’s ongoing battle over the future of devolution continues unabated as he opens yet another area of tension, this time with Wales.

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Why the Tories are wrong to compare benefit increases with average earnings

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Cameron is blaming those on benefits for his government’s failure to grow the economy and control inflation.

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Miliband’s problem isn’t having the wrong ‘look’

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What, ultimately, will Labour be about in the coming years?

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