Editorial....12th September, 2019

A general election is on its way sooner rather than later; obviously the Government has announced that austerity is now over in a shameless attempt to win votes.
It’s clearly purloined the magic money tree from Jeremy Corbyn’s allotment and replanted it in Boris Johnson’s window box to await the crop of free cash. (Probably doubloons, the currency of pirates and crooks).
When Labour was in power it ran a budget deficit, expecting to be able to pay off its debts — certain bankers’ avarice and stupidity put paid to that — spending the money on the NHS and education.

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