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The Political Print

IT'S ALWAYS easier to promise when you’re in opposition: just ask Nick Clegg, or for that matter David Cameron.                       The latter used his four minutes at the UN climate summit in New York in September to assert that he had kept the promise to…
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Labour promises small business rate freeze

LABOUR LEADER Ed Miliband has announced his party’s plan to freeze business rates for small firms across the UK.   Miliband revealed his latest initiative at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton this week, which could give a boost to up to 1.5 million small businesses in the UK.   The party says it would…
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Labour’s vision for a green economic future

NEW STATESMAN article by shadow chancellor Ed Balls MP   Tonight, at the annual Green Alliance debate, I will join an audience of business leaders, environmental campaigners and scientists to discuss Britain’s energy future.   Ten years ago, if you were attending a meeting of environmental campaigners and big business, you would have planned for…
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