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Public-Sector Pay: Who is saying what and why?

Public-Sector Pay: Who is saying what and why?

Richard Marshall July 17, 2017 0

Suddenly in recent weeks, the issue of public sector pay has arisen again and has produced conflicting messages from the Cabinet and leading MP’s. But who is saying what, why and if anything what

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It is Time to End the Attack on Buy-to-Let

It is Time to End the Attack on Buy-to-Let

Alexander Fiúza July 22, 2016 0

Over the last year the Cameron government used the tax code to heavily discourage buy-to-let investment, through such means as the 3% surcharge on second homes, the changes to mortgage interest relief and the

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The Legacy of David Cameron

The Legacy of David Cameron

Matthew Cowley July 14, 2016 0

The premiership of David Cameron has seen a lot of firsts. History will smile on Cameron as the Prime Minister who launched a series of liberal reforms to rival many of his contemporaries; history

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Britain has Voted for Freedom

Britain has Voted for Freedom

Thomas Walker June 24, 2016 0

Brexit is happening. We at The Backbencher see this as a triumph for freedom and democracy. The British people have demonstrated enormous intelligence and independent mindedness in disregarding the overwhelming narrative of fear and pessimism

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In Praise of David Cameron (& Co): A Libertarian Fatwa

In Praise of David Cameron (& Co): A Libertarian Fatwa

Keir Martland November 2, 2015 3

Not long ago, I wrote something nasty about Margaret Thatcher for the Libertarian Alliance. Yet even I will concede that in order to be so cruel about the old cow one must inevitably come

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We Shouldn’t Have To Give Special Favours To Retain Our Position In Europe

We Shouldn’t Have To Give Special Favours To Retain Our Position In Europe

Josh Boyle September 15, 2015 0

In all of the excitement after the (not particularly) shocking election of Jeremy Corbyn to the Labour leadership, one story that caught my eye has slipped under the radar of most of Westminster. The

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4 Ways Corbyn’s Leadership Could Change The Parties

4 Ways Corbyn’s Leadership Could Change The Parties

Joey Simnett September 12, 2015 0

Rebellious left wing MP Jeremy Corbyn has just been voted in as the leader of the Labour Party. Corbyn managed to nab 59.5% of the vote in just the first round, with Burnham, Cooper

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David Cameron reveals shocking secret about him and Kim Kardashian

David Cameron reveals shocking secret about him and Kim Kardashian

Alex MacDonald March 31, 2015 0

  The Prime Minister, David Cameron in an interview with Heat Magazine, which is currently out in stores, revealed that he is a distant relative of Kim Kardashian, the well-known wife of rapper Kanye West.

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Queen Dissolves Parliament: General Election Begins!

Queen Dissolves Parliament: General Election Begins!

Robert Tyler March 30, 2015 1

David Cameron has just been to Buckingham Palace to ask the Queen to Dissolve Parliament and signal the official start of the General Election. From this point on there is technically no Parliament and

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Who’s Who in the Race to Replace Cameron?

Who’s Who in the Race to Replace Cameron?

Robert Tyler March 25, 2015 0

On Monday, Texas Senator Ted Cruz fired the starting pistol on the Republican Party Presidential Primary race for 2016 by announcing his full candidacy for the nomination. Cruz is the first candidate to announce

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