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Autumn Statement: so many targets—and McDonnell missed them all

The Shadow Chancellor's speech yesterday was both offensive and incompetent

By John McTernan  

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell offers a copy of Chairman Mao's Little Red Book to Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne as he responds after Osborne delivered his joint Autumn Statement and Spending Review to MPs in the House of Commons. © PA/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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