One government to rule them all - EUia in further grab over member sovereignty.
"Under her premiership, public spending grew at a healthy average of 1.1 per cent a year. Only in two years did public spending actually fall in real terms: 1985/6 and 1988/9. Even then she planned to freeze spending, not cut. It only fell because of lower than expected social security outlays." So is this one of those spin operations, and Darling plans to actually outspend the Thatch?
In one booklet from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, officials said stress-related problems could be caused by having "too little work or responsibility" and suggested that pressured workers take up a hobby to alleviate anxiety. That's your tax money being spent right there. Any further takers on the "how much should the State be doing for us" discussion?
Times Online to start charging for news online. I would be surprised if people go for it, unless other major newspapers also move to a chargeable model. Not least, the Times pissed a lot of intermongs off over NightJack.
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