New polling found that 76 per cent of voters think big businesses has too much power over the government, reports Luke Hildyard.
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The public are more concerned about inequality than either immigration, cutting taxes or curbing benefits
The Tories are trying to discredit food banks because the alternative would be to accept that their policies are creating poverty.
The government is citing out of date figures in an attempt to wriggle out of its food bank shame, writes James Bloodworth.
If we measure inflation by the Retail Price Index – far more commonly used than CPI in pay bargaining – real pay is still falling, writes Richard Exell.
Unemployment decreased by 77,000 between September 2013 and November 2013 to 2.33 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.9 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.
Don’t believe the coalition hype. The so-called ‘cost of living crisis’ is far from over, writes James Bloodworth.
The ISA is a tax break for the prosperous/rich right now, but with the loss to a future chancellor in 20 or 30 years time.