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Which is more grubby and shameless – that DUP deal or the SNP?

One of the advantages of having been around for much longer than many people currently working up a fine froth of indignation about the Conservative-Democratic Ulster Party (DUP) deal is that you’ve seen just about everything politics in a democracy … Continue reading

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The Scottish government’s council tax freeze

More than once I’ve offered the opinion on Twitter that a council tax freeze funded by central government is, on balance, a bad thing. This usually brings a ritual denunciation from supporters of the SNP government, which has funded such … Continue reading

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