The Conservatives will win an early election if they can convince the British people that Labour’s borrowing is irresponsible. Although speeches, telephone number statistics and op-eds are essential parts of the persuasion process the most decisive political victories have also been associated with iconic images that resonate with the public.

In 1979, Labour’s record on jobs was captured by Saatchi & Saatchi’s Labour isn’t working poster:

Labourisntworking In 1992, voter worries about Labour’s tax plans were solidified by the tax bombshell campaign:


We now need something for Gordon Brown’s debts.  What should it be?  It could be a poster or it could be a short YouTube.  Here are two inspirations for you:

If we can get some good ideas on this thread ConHome will translate one of them into ‘the real thing’…

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