Mar 212013
 
Budget Disaster - Britain is on the path to ruin

Generations will look back at yesterday’s budget disaster as the tipping point. A Conservative party that ostensibly believes in fairness, capitalism and libertarian values has all but abandoned those principles in favour of state-sponsored redistribution and socialism. Debt targets have been all but abandoned. Debt to GDP ratios will not start to decrease until 2015 […]

Oct 072011
 
Here's a new Plan B:  Cut now and cut hard

At the Conservative party conference this week George Osborne defended his plans for cuts. He was fortunate that, 2 days earlier, the S&P ratings agency reaffirmed their AAA credit rating on government debt, keeping us one notch above the mighty USA. The message from Osborne was clear. We are being hit hard by the effects […]