Iraq has made the Chancellor timid

Kampfner, John
March 2004
New Statesman;3/22/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4680, p12
Focuses on Gordon Brown, chancellor in Great Britain. Discussion of his eighth budget and civil service job cuts; His stance on income tax reform and redistribution, in light of the Iraq War; Differences between Labour and the Tories on fiscal policy; Outlook for tax increases; Political relations between Brown and Prime Minister Tony Blair; The issue of euro membership; View that Brown is seeking the top position in British government.


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