Tag Archives: Labour

Exclusive: Do the party conference tax announcements stack up?


Spencer Thompson has picked apart the conference announcements of Labour, the Conservatives and the Lib Dems – so which party will benefit whom?

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UKIP policies: dangerous, costly and yes, racist

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We don’t need to go trawling through old manifestos and historic statements; it’s right there on their website.

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Scottish Labour faces crisis of its own making

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For too long Labour has taken Scotland for granted. It is now paying the price.

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Tristram Hunt’s Hippocratic oath: a bad policy from a weak shadow education secretary

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Attention is now focused on the fallout from Hunt’s policy rather than where it should be – on coalition education policy.

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Exclusive: An open letter to Iain Duncan Smith: Universal Credit questions that need answering

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Existing problems with Universal credit risk being replicated unless you resolve them.

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SNP most trusted to deliver for Scotland – Labour’s problems mount up

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In Glasgow, 40 per cent trusted the SNP most compared to 16 per cent who said Labour.

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Disabled people know what it will take to help them into work. Will Labour listen?

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Labour must prove it has changed its spots since the days of hiring Lord Freud as welfare reform adviser under Tony Blair.

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The Lyons Review: Britain’s housing crisis – and how we solve it

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Labour has published its plans on how it will deliver 200,000 homes a year in the UK.

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Older women are demanding a better deal and Labour must deliver it

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The UK has a 43 per cent gap between pensions received by men and women – the third highest level in the EU.

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Labour’s Scottish headache continues

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Ed Miliband would do well to start fighting with ‘every fibre of his being’ in Scotland.

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