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“Somnishambles”: Skills Minister misses TV interview after oversleeping

TweetSkills Minister Matthew Hancock has admitted that he was late for a Daybreak interview because he overslept. As skills minister he was going to discuss the government’s latest plans on how young unemployed people could be made more employable. Hancock tweeted an admission of his extended slumber and has attempted to turn it into a […]

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Enough is enough: Can the government go just one day without looking incompetent?

Today, it was DECC’s turn to look like DOSAC with the Secretary of State slapping down his junior minister over wind farms.

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Watch: Osborne’s deputy’s deputy’s deputy’s deputy Chloe Smith gets Paxo’d

Watch: Chloe Smith, who on her last appearance on Newsnight didn’t know the difference between deficit and debt, was humiliated again over the fuel duty u-turn.

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Osborne’s inevitable pasty tax U-turn set to cost Treasury £35 million

Pasty makers celebrate today following chancellor George Osborne’s pasty tax U-turn – but how will he make up the £35 million lost?

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