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[News] Alistair Darling RIP

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Sep 4, 2022
He should also take some credit for keeping the country together during the Scottish Independence Referendum, since as chairman of the Better Together campaign he'd have undoubtedly taken the blame if it had gone the other way.

Key part of a financial deregulation government that took their eye of the bankers’ shithousery. Also a pal of Epstein’s like Mandy.

I think that’s a no from me Dermot


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I know, l'm not far short of that figure, perhaps l ought to make a start on my obituary.
He was younger than me by a few months.
a thoroughly decent, extremely competent and modest politician.
As Larry Elliott, the Economics Editor in the Guardian, wrote yesterday: he got us through the crisis and even had the economy gently growing, then Cameron and Osborne wrecked it all with austerity.

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