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Benedict Brogan

Poor to bear brunt of welfare cap passed in Commons vote

Talking Point
Wed 9 Jan, AT 09:41

David Miliband leads Labour's attack on 'rancid' bill capping benefits at 1% - but it passes by 56 votes


Olympics can inspire Cameron to make a winning comeback

Opinion digest
Wed 8 Aug, AT 11:20

Opinion digest: Cameron's Olympic hangover cure, doormat Clegg fights back, and praise for the Shard


Tax avoiders like Jimmy Carr should be publicly shamed

Opinion digest
Wed 20 Jun, AT 11:57

Opinion digest: celebrity tax avoidance, the end of wind farms and the intractable eurozone crisis


Francois Hollande is no radical - but he can't tell the French that

Opinion digest
Wed 16 May, AT 10:55

Opinion digest: the new French President, Tory complacency and problem drinking