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Election 2015: George Osborne has set Labour a cunning trap

A Conservative party document outlining Labour spending plans is a clever way of putting Ed Balls on the back foot

By Josh Lowe  

George Osborne has been tipped as a potential head of the IMF. Photo: PA

Today saw the latest dirty move of the long election campaign. As Ed Miliband sat down from giving his campaign launch speech in Salford, in London George Osborne rose at Conservative party HQ to set a rather well-calculated political trap for Labour, flanked by a sort of parliamentary Kraftwerk covers band:

Autobahn! Do autobahn!

— josh…

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