At least, that’s the only conclusion one can draw from Lucy Powell, who calls such a prospect “a kick in the teeth for frontline workers.”
Posts Tagged: Lucy Powell MP
Never underestimate the power of Labour. Its message of helping the underdog and the poor is enduring, still popular and extremely potent.
Iain Dale: Which Starmer will we get as Labour’s new leader this weekend? Radical Starmer? Or Safety First Starmer?
For his Shadow Cabinet, I would choose media friendly spokespeople, and back them up with deputies more on the policy wonkish side of things.
Halfon and Stevenson join the Europhile ultras in a very near miss for the Government.
This was a scheme to steer the Commons in the direction of a Norway-style softer Brexit settlement.
All of the three main parties have frustrations with government. Nick Herbert’s GovernUp is there to help.
The average member of Miliband’s team has spent just four and a half years working in the private sector. A quarter have no private sector experience at all.
Plus: Pipe down, John Mann. Pipe down, Justin Tomlinson. Why I love Paris. Why France hates Hollande. Teflon Theresa May. And: Why Labour doesn’t rate Miliband.