Tag Archives: The Conservative Party

Public sector pay – did the government massage the statistics to make its case?

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Using a statistical sleight of hand, the government is trying to disguise the full horror of what’s happening to public sector pay.

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Certain races ‘unsuited for life in a modern society’ – the shocking truth about new Tory Euro allies

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An opinion poll of True Finn voters revealed that 51 per cent agreed with the statement: “People of certain races are unsuited for life in a modern society”.

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Labour beats the Tories when it comes to local MPs

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New findings suggest Labour MPs are 73 per cent ‘more local’ than Tories.

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Why conservatives can’t be trusted on Russia

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Conservatives of all stripes increasingly can’t be trusted on what is potentially the biggest geo-political issue of our time, writes James Bloodworth.

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Osborne’s record on tax avoidance: spin over substance

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The chancellor’s record on tax avoidance suggests this is yet another PR exercise, writes James Bloodworth.

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The Tory Party is no longer the party of business

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Tory anti-immigration rhetoric is resulting in a backlash from business.

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The Tories as the Workers’ party? Not as ridiculous as it sounds

Grant Shappsj

The interests of the Tory party are very often diametrically opposed to those of most workers. However it would be a mistake to be complacent.

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Jeremy Hunt, next Tory leader?

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A piece in today’s Guardian is touting Jeremy Hunt as a future Tory leader. Could it really be so?

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Brighton bomb almost derailed peace talks

Newly released government papers show the impact that the IRA bombing of the Grand Hotel during the Conservative Party conference had on the peace process in Northern Ireland.

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Tory council leader believes ‘basic salary’ is 80k

The deputy leader of Westminster Council has caused anger after claiming that a ‘basic’ first-job salary is in the region of £50,000 to £80,000.

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