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Economic data is coming thick and fast. Sandwiched between last week’s poor unemployment data and public finance figures that were published today.
Chris Leslie MP, Labour’s Shadow Treasury Minister, responds to news that current accounts are to be offered by the Post Office.
The Labour party has branded the government’s bank levy a failure after releasing figures showing that over the past two years it has raised almost £2bn less than planned.
The Lib Dems have a simple choice – either they back their flagship policy by voting for Labour’s motion or they don’t.
George Osborne needs to follow the EU’s lead and strike a deal to bring in the tax simultaneously in London and Wall Street.
Labour’s Shadow Treasury Minister, responding to reports that banks are considering delaying bonus payments
Chris Leslie commenting on today’s analysis on the Government’s child benefit changes.
Response to the Treasury’s announcement on Northern Rock and BBC reports