Posts Tagged “Centre for Policy Studies”

A brief (recent) history of the Lib Dems’ flagship tax-cut for the low-paid

by Stephen Tall on March 21, 2013

George Osborne’s fourth budget saw him finalise the commitment to implement in full the Lib Dems’ number one manifesto commitment: taking out of income tax all those who earn less than £10k a year. It prompted this post by my Co-Editor Caron Lindsay yesterday – Why it’s worth being a member of the Liberal Democrats […]

Rejoice! Labour has a policy. Even better it’s a Lib Dem policy.

by Stephen Tall on February 14, 2013

Yesterday at PMQs Ed Miliband channelled Ronald Reagan. Today he’s channelling Vince Cable: Labour does have a policy after all. Two in fact! It’s just that they’re both Lib Dem policies: tax cuts for low-paid funded by mansion tax. — Stephen Tall (@stephentall) February 14, 2013 Here’s what Ed has just announced: Let me tell […]