Robin Hood tax will raise £26 BILLION to give back to the poor
Monday 15th May 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
LABOUR will halt fire-service cuts to ensure brigades are safely staffed and equipped, shadow chancellor John McDonnell vowed yesterday.
Addressing Fire Brigades Union (FBU) delegates in Blackpool, Mr McDonnell promised the “heroes and heroines who risk their lives every...
Saturday 13th May 2017
posted by Will Stone in Britain
NO-ONE earning less than £80,000 would pay more income tax under a Labour government, shadow chancellor John McDonnell pledged yesterday.
Only the top 5 per cent of earners would face “modest” rises in taxes over the next parliament to help pay for investment in...
Monday 8th May 2017
JOHN McDONNELL joked yesterday that Karl Marx and Tory Chancellor Philip Hammond, as well as historical Labour figures, are among those who have shaped his economic thinking.
The shadow chancellor was asked on The Andrew Marr Show whether he was a Marxist.
He replied that there...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell said yesterday he was “furious” to find he had spoken in front of Communist Party of Great Britain Marxist-Leninist (CPGB-ML) flags at May Day.
The CPGB-ML is a small party associated with the teachings of Harpal Brar.
Saturday 6th May 2017
Labour dismisses claims of a ‘black hole’ in spending plans
Thursday 4th May 2017
AGONISING Tory spending cuts have barely put a dent in the deficit, experts at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) revealed yesterday.
And shadow chancellor John McDonnell was scathing in his condemnation of the Conservatives’ handling of finances.
The government would...
Wednesday 3rd May 2017
McDonnell marks Workers’ Day with call to seize moment and kick the Tories out
Tuesday 2nd May 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
NATIONAL debt has gone up by £123.5 billion since last year, Labour said yesterday citing government data.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell tore into his Conservative counterparts, who broke their promises that they would clear the deficit two years ago. T
Wednesday 26th Apr 2017
McDonnell pledges fairer tax system after Tories get chucked
Thursday 20th Apr 2017