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Confirmed: Tories to "block" Labour’s planned national insurance hike 

28 March 2010

10:44 PM

28 March 2010

10:44 PM

We’ll have more details tomorrow but, for now, Tim Montgomerie has the lowdown.  As I said a few days ago, this is a smart move from the Tories, and gives them a good message to deploy on the doorsteps.  Indeed, Tim has already drafted it for them: "Seven out of ten working people will be better off if Cameron becomes Prime Minister."

UPDATE: The Telegraph has more information here.  Looks as though the Tories might keep the rise for those above a certain income (the Telegraph speculates £37,400).  Either way, we’ll know for sure tomorrow morning.


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