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How dare those signed up to hard Brexit lecture Labour on the economy?

Corbyn’s plans are certainly eye-catching but Johnson’s are straightforwardly destructive 

By Jonathan Lis  

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You may have noticed some negative headlines this week about Labour’s spending plans: that they are too expensive, require too much state interference, or risk damaging our economic reputation. You may have heard that the party is irresponsible or hostile to business. They are legitimate questions recognisable to anyone who has witnessed an election campaign in the last 40 years. The unusual element this time around is that they are originating from a party which has pledged to cripple…

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