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Helath workers would be affected by a freeze on public sector pay
Budget 2009: ‘Freeze public sector pay’

By politics.co.uk staff The government should freeze public sector pay in an effort to prevent mass redundancies, a leading economic expert had told politics.co.uk. Speaking during a video interview, Helen Thomas, research fellow at centre-right think tank Policy Exchange, said: “It certainly would be provocative., but that’s not something to be shied away from. “The… Read more »

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Lib Dems unveil income tax help

By politics.co.uk staff The Liberal Democrats have unveiled their plans to help cut income tax bills for low and middle income groups. The party is promising to raise the income tax personal allowance to £10,000 by closing tax loopholes exploited by big businesses and the wealthy. This should cut income tax by £700 for low… Read more »