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What John McDonnell should say

After next week’s budget he should focus on Osborne’s big mistakes—there are lots

By Tony Yates  

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell speaking during a Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) demonstration outside the Houses of Parliament in London, against the closure of HMRC offices. ©Philip Toscano/PA Wire/Press Association Images

John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor, has launched a national seminar series, ostensibly a conversation about a “New Economics.” This effort will not have had any time to…

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