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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Yvette Cooper

Opposition Day — [3rd allotted day]: Jobs and the Unemployed (7 Jul 2010)

Yvette Cooper: ..., that is something that John Philpott of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and other respected economists have said is simply unrealistic. The Government are living in cloud cuckoo land. In fact, the Financial Times survey of major private sector employers found that none was planning to increase recruitment on a large scale just because the public sector was cutting...

Developing Country Debt (Restriction of Recovery): Finance Bill (6 May 2009)

Yvette Cooper: ...is for the hon. Member for Runnymede and Weybridge (Mr. Hammond) to don the stripy legwarmers. If they honestly think that a return to Thatcherism is best for Britain's future, they are living in cuckoo land. We remember Thatcherism. We remember the devastation it caused to our communities, the generations of young people abandoned to long-term unemployment, the soaring child poverty, the...


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