Monday, June 7, 2010
Poor chancellor and weak prime minister – reputation now in ruins
''Mr Brown in Budget after Budget and Pre-Budget Report after Pre-Budget Report regaled his unfortunate audiences with his judgment that all past economic woes were the fault of Tory governments. And he, he alone, the anointed one, had banished economic fluctuations for ever. The future was golden; the Tory past was dross.''