If it is acceptable to reward immigrants with the benefits of citizenship, welfare and access to public services based on the level of their contribution, then surely we must aim to apply the same rules to all
Tomorrow, Ben Gummer MP will promote a bill to the House of Commons which, should it succeed, will require every tax-payer to be supplied with a statement breaking down how his or her personal tax contribution is spent
Why not use the language of tax cuts for social justice; empowerment for all. This would give us a real chance of demonstrating that we really are the party of social justice - whatever the socialists might say.
George Osborne rose to the challenge again yesterday, outlining the list of Government achievements in delivering a credible plan for deficit reduction and in beginning to halt the slide in UK competitiveness.
Fmr Amb, Charles Crawford argues that Ed Miliband's speech was all so thin and phoney, aimed at a sound-bite culture. The words values or value appear 43 times. But repeating the word values like a parrot is, in fact, valueless.