fiscal charter

‘I was trying to out-Osborne Osborne’ admits McDonnell as Labour MPs rebel on fiscal charter

14 October 2015 21:52

Over 20 Labour MPs rebelled against their party whip and abstained on the government’s fiscal charter this evening. The Labour party…

John McDonnell will meet his seven economic advisers…soon

14 October 2015 17:56

The status of Labour’s council of seven economic advisers is becoming a little clearer. Following Danny Blanchflower’s revelation that John McDonnell didn’t consult him about…

Does John McDonnell bother speaking to his economic advisers?

14 October 2015 9:38

Jeremy Corbyn faces a major test of his leadership today as the government’s fiscal charter will be voted on in…

Labour MPs prepare to rebel for first time against Corbyn: but it won’t change anything

13 October 2015 16:16

John McDonnell has tried to explain why he U-turned on the fiscal charter this afternoon, saying that he has only…

Shambolic Diane Abbott laughs off Labour’s fiscal charter U-turn in bizarre interview

13 October 2015 9:09

John McDonnell’s U-turn on backing the government’s fiscal charter is just the sort of inconsistent positioning some in Labour fear will destroy the party’s reputation under Jeremy…

Labour U-turn on fiscal charter to ‘underline our position as an anti-austerity party’

12 October 2015 16:50

John McDonnell has just made his first U-turn as Shadow Chancellor, announcing that Labour will vote against the fiscal charter…