This government is fast approaching its sell-by date

Brian Cowen may be casting anxious glances across the Irish Sea as he considers the many similarities between his and Gordon Brown’s positions.

20th September, 2008

Brian Cowen may be casting anxious glances across the Irish Sea as he considers the many similarities between his and Gordon Brown’s positions.

It has been a bad week for Gordon Brown - a bad week at the end of a very bad summer. The British economy is on the brink of recession; the property market is in freefall; the banking sector is in turmoil. Many Britons are bored with the Labour Party...

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