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The trouble with Labour leader Ed Miliband

How can the Labour leader revive his fortunes?

By Peter Kellner   July 2014

How do you solve a problem like Ed Miliband? © Tim Goode/PA Wire/Press Association Images

“Despite having been a Cabinet minister, Miliband gives too many voters the impression that he is a rookie debater, not a potential national leader.” © Tim Goode/PA Wire/Press Association Images

He is strong. He understands voters’ problems. He knows how the economy ticks, and how to make it tick faster. He would fight for Britain’s interests and stand firm in a crisis. He keeps his promises. He is the ideal candidate for Prime Minister.

Sadly for Ed Miliband, few voters think he fits the bill. Almost four years into his leadership…

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