Jeremy Corbyn says spending plans will ‘rebalance’ 10 years of Tory austerity – Today News
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Jeremy Corbyn says spending plans will ‘rebalance’ 10 years of Tory austerity – Today News

 Jeremy Corbyn has said his spending pledges will correct 10 years of Tory austerity   The Labour leader said people’s quality of life had declined while public services had suffered under successive Conservative governments   It comes as he pledged to slash regulated rail fares in England by a third from next month  Labour intends to bring the railways back…

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Top Tory says it’s for US firms to decide if they hike drug prices after Brexit – Today News
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Top Tory says it’s for US firms to decide if they hike drug prices after Brexit – Today News

  A top Tory today said it will be for US pharmaceutical giants to decide if they hike the price of vital drugs after Brexit   Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said “the Americans will take their decisions” despite dismissing Labour claims that costs could soar in a UK-US trade deal  He added: “I think it’s hugely unlikely, why would they…

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Study: Minimum Wage Hikes INCREASE Jobs
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Study: Minimum Wage Hikes INCREASE Jobs

PERHAPS THE MOST COMMONLY USED ARGUMENT AGAINST RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE IS THAT SUPPOSEDLY IF YOU DO THAT IT WILL LEAD TO JOB ELIMINATION. THE IDEA IS YOU ARE TRYING TO HELP PEOPLE BUT YOU ARE IN FACT GETTING THEM FIRED. I HEAR THAT ALL THE TIME, AND I DON’T KNOW HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL CHANGE THEIR MIND ON THAT…

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Lib Dem election manifesto reveals plan to hike taxes on frequent flyers – Today News
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Lib Dem election manifesto reveals plan to hike taxes on frequent flyers – Today News

 Frequent flyers would be slapped with new taxes while families taking one foreign holiday a year would see fares cut under Lib Dem plans unveiled today  The party released details of its proposals to tackle climate change as it published its general election manifesto  It also wants to abandon Operation Relentless, which sees one of Britain’s four nuclear-armed submarines always…

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New Quebec Government Cancels Tuition Hike
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New Quebec Government Cancels Tuition Hike

PAUL JAY: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. The recent Quebec provincial election saw a new government come to power: Parti Quebecois won with a minority government. And one of the things that was announced earliest was there will not be a rise in tuitions, which was the demand of the Quebec student movement. And many students…

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