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Are the Tories Ahead Because It’s Christmas?

In Charlie Edwards on December 14, 2011 at 10:56 am

The Conservatives are two points ahead of Labour in the latest poll for the first time since 14th December 2010. Charlie Edwards blames the European veto, weak opposition and Christmas spirit for Cameron’s early Christmas present. Read the rest of this entry »

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What is Quantitative Easing really all about?

In Liam Quinn on November 22, 2011 at 3:09 pm

The Bank of England do not think the Government’s deficit reduction plans are enough to stimulate economy, and have taken matters into their own hands again. Liam Quinn in a PP Economics special… Read the rest of this entry »

Reclaiming Our National Economic Direction

In Michael Pickles on September 29, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Michael Pickles thinks that the only way to recover the UK economy is to be cautious of Europe and diversify its trade to the wider world.  Read the rest of this entry »

Is a downgraded debt a risk worth paying to protect the environment?

In Newswire on March 26, 2011 at 8:39 am

On Thursday, Moody’s issued a report on the state of Britain’s economy and issued a warning that Britain’s coveted AAA rating was under threat, writes Ust Oldfield. Read the rest of this entry »

Live: Budget 2011

In Newswire on March 23, 2011 at 10:40 am

Political Promise’s favourite day of the year: the Budget. Our live coverage will detail all the main points, all the analysis from our writers and readers and the wider blogosphere.

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Seldom has a budget been talked about so much and meant so little

In Uncategorized on March 22, 2011 at 10:51 am

The Currer Ball is a great new blog with some humorous articles, like this great one in preparation for tomorrow’s budget, written by ilabouche and Jalal Azam. Read the rest of this entry »

Merging NI and Income Tax Could Work

In Jonny Roberts on March 22, 2011 at 10:32 am

Mr Balls is wrong, merging NI and income tax could be a winner that Labour doesn’t want to miss out on, says Jonny Roberts. Read the rest of this entry »

Cameron Promises This Budget To Be Most Pro-Growth In A Generation

In Newswire on March 8, 2011 at 7:00 am

David Cameron announces that the forthcoming budget will be for the “go-getters and grafters” of society. Read the rest of this entry »