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  • User Avatarjedibeeftrix 1st Oct - 10:54pm
    "Suppose we reduced our foreign aid spend – would you idea also see a reduction in defence?" No. 2.0% meets our obligations (just). 2.0% permits...
  • User AvatarExiled Scot 1st Oct - 10:49pm
    I no longer get emails from the party having unsubscribed after receiving an umpteenth patronising missive from Tim Farron to donate to the generously Tory...
  • User AvatarPhil Beesley 1st Oct - 10:32pm
    @Matthew Huntbach 1st Oct '14 - 8:27pm: "The problem is that while people say they want all these things and much else, they don’t want...
  • User AvatarTony Greaves 1st Oct - 10:32pm
    It will indeed be a terrible thing for democracy and everyone else if the Tories get back with an overall majority. But I think the...
  • User AvatarLittle Jackie Paper 1st Oct - 10:31pm
    jedibeeftrix - I also don't like ringfences. Suppose we reduced our foreign aid spend - would you idea also see a reduction in defence? Defence...
  • User Avatarjedibeeftrix 1st Oct - 10:24pm
    i'm not a fan of ring-fences, but i'd sell the idea of 0.7% of GDP on foreign aid if it was part of a deal...