Ironically Torsten Cheers Chancellor Tearing Up Manifesto Promise


Is Guido the only one who thinks it ironic that it is Torsten Bell, a wonk from the Resolution Foundation, who is touring the news studios applauding the Chancellor for breaking the Tory manifesto promise not to hike NI contributions? He was, when he was an adviser to Ed Miliband, the architect of the Ed Stone, which literally carved Labour’s 2015 manifesto promises into stone. The idea was to convince voters to trust Labour to keep their manifesto promises by putting them into a permanent form…

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Edstone Receipt Finally Revealed

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So Labour have finally got their act together and released the receipt for the Edstone. The Electoral Commission are investigating…

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Miliband Advisor Quizzed About Edstone

Torsten Bell, Ed Miliband’s former policy advisor was on The Daily Politics today, where he was subjected to a few choice questions about the Edstone.

So we’re still none the wiser as to which genius came up with the idea…

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