A vote for a Westminster Politician is a vote for more failure, cunningly disguised as progress.

I listen to Jeremy Hunt talking on the radio about the NHS. He is calm, softly spoken, subdued. It s Friday 12th February. Jeremy does not make wild claims about how many £billions the Government is investing in hospitals. He seems to accept that there is very little he and his Government can do. Accepts that things are happening in hospitals that are unacceptable. Jeremy doesn’t … Continue reading A vote for a Westminster Politician is a vote for more failure, cunningly disguised as progress.

It’s hard being cynical when the Government are so transparent

As George Osborne’s Northern Powerhouse continues to collapse around his ears like a two-day old Tory Budget, civil servants in Sheffield are voting on strike action in response to the planned closure of their office. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills wants to move its Northern Powerhouse HQ down to London. Never has a Government Department been so inaptly named. Moving the office to … Continue reading It’s hard being cynical when the Government are so transparent

#Conservatives reveal #Osborne’s attempts at forecasting are piss-poor.

“Osborne has missed every Budget target since he became Chancellor in 2010”, says Alex Deane on Conservative Home. Source: Alex Deane: Osborne’s outrageous attempt to scare voters | Conservative Home ” He predicted we would clear the budget deficit by 2015. A year on and he has missed that target by over £70 billion or almost equivalent to the entire education budget.” “Since he has become Chancellor, in … Continue reading #Conservatives reveal #Osborne’s attempts at forecasting are piss-poor.

#Tories admit #Osborne is shit.

Right now the Tories in the EU Leave camp are saying that George Osborne’s forecasts are shit. With all the resources at his disposal the Tories are saying Osborne’s forecasts are not worth the paper they are written on. Well that’s no big surprise to millions of us. Just look at his record. So next time George comes up with a forecast telling you everything … Continue reading #Tories admit #Osborne is shit.