Local government finance enters the new year on a knife edge.
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Research from LSE has found that the chancellor’s policies have seen the poorest five per cent lose income while the top one per cent have gained.
Even the most optimistic scenario put forward by the NHS’ Five Year Review would require an additional £8bn a year by 2020.
We must be watchful of a spinning of facts by this government to justify its policies. Nowhere has this been more apparent than when Cameron and co talk about government borrowing.