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Shadow Housing Minister: Here’s how we fight the Tories on affordable homes

We won't build 250,000 homes a year through the market alone

By John Healey  

Protestors march to Downing Street, London to demonstrate against the Government's Housing and Planning Bill. 30th January 2016. ©Jonathan Brady/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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The most important pieces of legislation define the politics of the period in which they are passed. During my time as an MP, the Minimum Wage Act in Labour’s first term after 1997, and the Conservative-led…

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