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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:36 pm on 23rd June 2010.

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Photo of Phil Wilson Phil Wilson Labour, Sedgefield 12:36 pm, 23rd June 2010

The Chancellor keeps saying that we are all in this together, but the headlines in The Financial Times today suggest otherwise. Under the headline, "Well paid breathe collective sigh of relief", the article quotes someone from RBC Wealth Management saying:

"Many high earners will be breathing a sigh of relief."

Does that not prove that we are not all in it together?

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David Pendray
Posted on 26 Jun 2010 3:44 am (Report this annotation)

See: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/c79778d4-7e08-11df-b357-00144feabd... (it was a director at Fair Investment Company that spoke words similar to those quoted).