Unemployment in the UK

Part of Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 7:18 pm on 7th October 2008.

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Photo of David Wright David Wright PPS (Rt Hon Jane Kennedy, Financial Secretary), HM Treasury 7:18 pm, 7th October 2008

The hon. Gentleman will know that local authorities provide a lot of employment. Can he predict what would happen to local authority jobs if there was a freeze on council tax?

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Martin
Posted on 8 Oct 2008 11:38 am (Report this annotation)

Probably be of less impact than, oh, I don't know... doing what David Wright and his cronies did and stabbing Tony Blair in the back and letting Gordon Brown sneak in through the back door to become our worst Prime Minister ever?

Council tax hits too many poorer members of our society. Why can't Mr Wright seem to grasp this point?

stan yarker
Posted on 8 Oct 2008 6:33 pm

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