This election is a fight about a different direction for Britain, to make it work for everyday people, not just for a privileged few with:
A recovery that works for you and your family.
The next generation doing better than the last.
The NHS there when you need it.
And we’re in a fight not because our opponents think we’re destined to lose. We are in a fight because they fear we are going to win. Our task is simple: not to be distracted, but to focus on the prize of changing this country. More …
The Government is ecstatic. Employment figures are high, unemployment is decreasing. Economists have been scratching their heads, seeking an explanation as to how this can possibly be the case when we are still suffering the after- effects of a bad recession. For the Government, there is no question that things are ticketyboo, and so concern about employment may be assigned to the back burner.
I don’t go along with this complacent attitude. More …