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Issue No. 2323

‘They’ve taken my phone away’

Labour leader Ed Miliband explains how his aides stopped him from texting Vince Cable


‘What austerity? There has been no austerity at all’

Tory MP Douglas Carswell


‘I have an excellent relationship with the police... whom I always go to see at Christmas’

Tory MP Andrew Mitchell


‘We need an early warning system in place so we know when local people aren’t filling the vacancies’

Ed Miliband’s latest plan to block immigration


‘I’m clear that I could have been prime minister’

Shy, retiring former Labour minister Jack Straw


‘The problem with journalism is that people don’t tell you the truth’

Former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie attacking the Guardian’s Nick Davies in 2011 for believing a story just because the police told him it was true


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Tue 2 Oct 2012, 18:32 BST
Issue No. 2323
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