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Labour MPs’ expensive principles

Issue No. 2109

Socialist Worker would like to apologise. In the past we have suggested that Labour MPs were spineless cowards who would never rebel. But last week 146 of them did.

The government had attempted to reform their expenses by getting them to hand in the odd receipt and stopping them from going to John Lewis. We are glad to see that at least over some issues Labour MPs have principles.

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What We Think
Tue 8 Jul 2008, 19:08 BST
Issue No. 2109
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