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Cameron Conquers Commons, Sturgeon Stampedes Scotland

When Ed Miliband defeated his older brother David for the Labour leadership I said to a Whitehall colleague “they’ve just picked the wrong Miliband” and shook my head. When the Liberal Democrats took the Chief Secretary to the Treasury post … Continue reading

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Scottish Independence – Salmond’s Power Play

Alex Salmond. You have to hand it to him. What ever the outcome in the Scottish independence referendum on 18 September, Salmond must go down as the UK politician of this short century. Not a hard choice given the lack … Continue reading

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