What Jeremy ACTUALLY said and did by @parliamentview

What Jeremy ACTUALLY said and did….. With Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Labour Party, the sly, devious Tories will take many of his words out of context and try to scaremonger. They or their mates in the press will also pick up on anything he does that seems wrong….when it wasn’t! HISTORIC TUITION FEES There has been some criticism of Jeremy Corbyn for going … Continue reading What Jeremy ACTUALLY said and did by @parliamentview

The 2015 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies and Broken Promises by @parliamentview

The 2015 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies, Broken Promises and Missing Policy MARKING OFF Cameron says in a speech…“A manifesto shouldn’t be a wish-list; it should be a checklist. And that’s why, since the election, we haven’t been taking off in in a new direction, but marking off the commitments we made” How do you mark off the following? They’ve been altered in some way since … Continue reading The 2015 Conservative Party Manifesto Lies and Broken Promises by @parliamentview

50 Things the Tories have done in 50 days to hurt people……(Daily Mirror 27/06/15)

50 days of cuts, austerity and nastiness that could foreshadow the next five years. Five years of a Tory/Lib Dem coalition saw a rise in student fees, Education Maintenance Allowance Cut, and the launch of the bedroom tax. Now we have a majority Conservative government the austerity measures, harsh cuts and inhuman attitudes are out in full force. There was a mass protest about these … Continue reading 50 Things the Tories have done in 50 days to hurt people……(Daily Mirror 27/06/15)

The Wharton Files

“I would speak out against cuts, but I don’t believe we have anything to fear from a Liberal and Conservative government,” Evening Gazette May 19 2010 NOTE: All of these entries are in the public domain, there is no big revelations here. Just it’s all in one handy blogpost……… BACKGROUND Firstly, this is a long post, but to the constituents of Stockton South, I would … Continue reading The Wharton Files

The Economic Incompetence of George Osborne

The articles below show how hopeless the tories are with the economy (oh, by the way, the picture above was when he seemed to be a little erm..’unwell’ in Nov 2014 at a PMQ’s)…….. DITCHES HIS PLAN TO RUN A SURPLUS BY 2020 http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/george-osborne-ditches-2020-budget-surplus-target-a7113326.html GOVERNMENT BORROWING UP – April 2016 The government borrowed £74bn in the year to March, £1.8bn more than George Osborne’s borrowing … Continue reading The Economic Incompetence of George Osborne

101 Broken Promises, U-Turns and Failures of Cameron and Clegg (Daily Mirror 26th Jan 2015)

101 broken promises, U-turns and failures which have haunted David Cameron and Nick Clegg since 2010. The Conservatives and Lib Dems came to power pledging to eliminate the deficit, clean up political sleaze, protect the NHS and build a fairer society for all. But, since their matey press conference in the sunshine of Downing Street’s Rose Garden, they have presided over five years of economic … Continue reading 101 Broken Promises, U-Turns and Failures of Cameron and Clegg (Daily Mirror 26th Jan 2015)

Labour and the Economy……

Much has been said about whether Labour can look after the economy – though usually by a right wing biased Tory press. Let’s look at some evidence that proves it can be trusted and some where history and context reveal a little more…… Labour NOT responsible for the crash says Eddie George, former Bank of England Governor – http://www.theguardian.com/business/2014/dec/29/labour-government-not-responsible-crash-bank-england-governor-mervyn-king Dec 2014 Britain’s credit rating safer under Labour … Continue reading Labour and the Economy……