Strange priorities

The TaxPayers’ Alliance has released a survey undertaken by YouGov on “four popular spending cuts” that the Government should undertake. The four are freezing the international development budget; cancelling High Speed 2; stopping paid trade union posts in public services; and scrapping the Green Investment Bank. Did one of those pop out at you? What […]

Tying ourselves in knots on referendums

So, should we be having this referendum at all? Three views from different commentators yesterday. Peter Kellner of YouGov thinks not: That’s the trouble with referendums: you ask one question and end up getting the answer to another. Which is why I personally side with two figures who have not featured prominently in this campaign […]