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Dobson’s Choice

How should the state treat social tenants on higher incomes?

By Ben Rogers  

Politicians often become closely associated with controversial policies that they have helped introduce.  No surprises there.  But poor Frank Dobson is heavily associated with a policy he has had next to no role in creating or maintaining – although it is one he does support. The Camden MP and his wife – a university lecturer – have happened to live in a council flat in a handsome Edwardian mansion…

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