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Tories Resurgent In Post-Industrial Towns As Brexit Redraws UK Political Map - New Report

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Politics

Brexit has redrawn Britain’s political map with the Tories resurgent in towns battling economic decline, a new report has said. Research by the New ...

Since 23 June Our Politicians Have Focused Exclusively On Leave Voters - They Ignore The Other 48% At Their Own Peril

Marc Stears | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Politics
Marc Stears

It was inevitable that the sheer upheaval of the Brexit vote would lead politicians to focus almost exclusively on those who backed Leave. Millions of Leave voters, after all, have previously been left out of politics and left behind by the economy. And it took their votes in the Referendum to make their point. But the pendulum has now surely swung too far.

Land Registry Sale - National Interest or Quick Buck?

Simon Sapper | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Politics
Simon Sapper

There's been plenty written about the government's desire to sell off the Land Registry - including by my fellow Huffpo blogger Jeremy Raj - but s...

George Osborne's Latest Idea Is 'Madness'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Politics

George Osborne's proposed law to ensure the public finances should be in surplus in "normal years" has been panned as "risible" and "madness" by exper...

Is GDP Cheating West Africa?

Claudia Delpero | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK
Claudia Delpero

The spectacular GDP growth recorded by some West African countries in the past 5 years is all of a sudden undermined by the spread of the Ebola virus. The epidemic has put under the spotlight the poor conditions of health systems in the region, but also the fragility of economic models measured only by Gross Domestic Product.

Jessica Elgot

'Tax Cuts For The Sector Which Needs It Least' | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Politics

Budget 2013 live : Follow George Osborne's announcement here with our 'At A Glance' guide to all the big decisions on the economy. Corporation tax ...

Immigrants Don't 'Steal Jobs', Claims Think Tank

The Huffington Post UK | Rizwan Syed | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics

Immigration has no impact on unemployment, according to research released on Tuesday by the National Institute for Economic and Social Research (NIESR...