Leadsome too now. Apparently Boris tried coke but it made him sneeze so he didn’t actually snort it back.
So who do we want as our next PM? A coke head, a skag head or a pot head. As the Sunday mirror said, the Tory leadership contest has gone to pot.
He wants to raise the threshold to £80,000 and an MPs salary is £79,468. Even if you assume that's just a coincidence did nobody point out to him how that was going to look?
On the day the BBC says it can no longer guarantee free TV licences for the over 75s.
Oh, and tax dodger Lorraine Kelly's response to whether she remembered working with Esther McVey was highly entertaining!
Why should all over 75s get them free?On the day the BBC says it can no longer guarantee free TV licences for the over 75s.
I still the cap dogging forelock tugging subservient fuck wits that are the British public will swallow everything they're fed by the right wing media and vote them in
I’m not massively in favour of it but I’d assume to appeal to an overlooked section of society that’s screwed on tax as if they are rich
Are they screwed on tax?I’m not massively in favour of it but I’d assume to appeal to an overlooked section of society that’s screwed on tax as if they are rich
I think he’s assuming he’ll get through to the final two candidates and setting his stall out with a policy that will appeal to the members.
People who are on tax credits are highly unlikely to be the average Tory Party member. People earning over £50K a year on the other hand. It’s a clear and unashamed attempt to buy votes from party members should he make the final 2 and be put before your average party member.
Only about 20% of teachers would fall into that bracket to begin with, and the tax saving would be so minimal as you would be talking about the tax rate change applying to only £2/3K of their earnings in the majority of those cases.I’ve never really considered senior teachers and nurses to be higher earners