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It doesn’t add up

03 Dec 2008, by in Blogging

Stumbling and Mumbling has an entertaining filleting of Guido’s most recent attack on the Chancellor. Just occasionally the TUC has got some stats wrong, but hardly any one ever notices. Indeed I did a quick bit of mental arithmetic the other day and underestimated some job loss figures. This one was spotted by a journalist, but that’s…

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… And we’re off!

24 Nov 2008, by in Blogging

Liveblog of Alastair Darling’s Pre-Budget Review 2008 Can we take the Chancellor’s words about the lack of compensation schemes in off shore jurisdictions – ie tax havens – as a sign of a shift away from the UK’s quiet support for its dependent taxhavens such as the Channel Islands? Inflation down to half per cent next…

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blogging the PBR

24 Nov 2008, by in Blogging

This is our first live blogging event. We plan to do it like this. TUC policy experts will all be sitting in the General Secretary’s office watching the television coverage, and discussing what’s said. I will distill that into pithy comments while the Chancellor is speaking, and add them to a rolling post. (Of course anything that…

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Commenting is now easier

14 Oct 2008, by in Blogging

It’s now easier to add a comment to ToUChstone blog as, along with a bunch of technical improvements, we have lifted the requirement to register with us. We hope that this will provoke more feedback and discussion. But it’s still our blog and we reserve the right to delete anything that is offensive or otherwise…

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