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Treasury Minister Sajid Javid has come under fire today over his comments regarding the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) which currently has no female members. In response to a question in the Commons, Javid said: “The Monetary Policy Committee consists of individuals who are best-qualified to make to the decisions necessary to achieve the government’s monetary policy objectives…All appointments...
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Despite the government trumpeting a recovery, hard working people and small businesses in places like Dudley are still struggling. Both will be watching the upcoming Budget closely for some sign that the government understands what they’re going through. They could show this by backing an alcohol duty freeze. First and foremost, a freeze would keep pubs open. The Black Country is home to a...
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Reacting to the shock passing of RMT General Secretary Bob Crow today at just 52, Ed Miliband released the following statement: “Bob Crow was a major figure in the labour movement and was loved and deeply respected by his members. “I didn’t always agree with him politically but I always respected his tireless commitment to fighting for the men and women in his union. He did what he was elected to...
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