Speeches sourced from the Labour party’s online archive
solution because all he offers is austerity which isn't working. Austerity which has caused a double dip
why the impact of this Tory-led Government's austerity rhetoric on consumer and business confidence is
banking system.The reality is that the austerity approach of the German government, the British
growth across Europe to break out of the current austerity straitjacket. "The result is we now
sorely needed as Europe seeks to escape from austerity. And it matters to Britain."In his own
Portugal – countries which have had austerity package after austerity package but are struggling to get
the eurozone. David Cameron must recognise the austerity policies which are failing in Europe are the very
evidence that countries collectively piling austerity upon austerity ultimately proves self-defeating.
touch Tory-led Government that is locked into an austerity package, a flat-lining economy and rising unemployment
David Cameron’s comments that the Government’s austerity measures should be called ‘efficiency’, said:"How
to realise that instead of a reckless rush to austerity we need a balanced plan that puts jobs and growth
former President Clinton’s comments on the UK’s austerity programme, said:
and George Osborne complacently boasted their austerity plan had taken our economy out of the danger zone
"And what did the Government say? They told us austerity would help our economy grow. But our economy has
Minister seems to be offering is to say 'I’ve got austerity here at home, I’m going to now export it abroad'
Cameron told Britain that he would continue with an austerity plan which is hurting but not working. “This
more than an after-thought to this Government’s austerity measures.
“Liam Fox is cutting the British
The IMF is absolutely right to caution that ‘Austerity alone cannot treat the economic malaise in the
when George Osborne’s reckless and incautious austerity policies started to kick in.
hamper the recovery by going more slowly on his austerity plans.
“It’s time for George Osborne
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