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Prime Minister’s Questions: 25th March 2015

March 25, 2015

  Twice in modern times has an incoming Tory Prime Minister promised in Opposition not to raise VAT only to do so when coming to office. The argument divides British politics with Labour broadly against purchase taxes that they see as regressive and hitting the poor, and Conservatives seeing it as a very efficient tax … Continue reading Prime Minister’s Questions: 25th March 2015

Prime Minister’s Questions – 18th March 2015

March 18, 2015

So, the penultimate battle of the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom took place in the shadow of the all-important Budget 2015 – the real politik launch of the General Election. The Labour Leader took a big decision and played to his Party‚Äôs strengths – the National Health Service. His critics, in private on his … Continue reading Prime Minister’s Questions – 18th March 2015

Prime Minister’s Questions: 11th March 2015

March 11, 2015

Rising Labour star, (as they call them in the newspapers), Stella Creasy MP (Lab: Walthamstow) had the opening question today and chose an alternative subject to that her Leader would ultimately choose to press the Prime Minister on: defence cuts. Whilst nobody would blame Ed Miliband for sticking to his guns on the General Election … Continue reading Prime Minister’s Questions: 11th March 2015