TITLE

THIS government, like the last, [...]

AUTHOR(S)
Peter Hitchens
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;10/28/2012, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
THIS government, like the last, is very good at figures. Crime figures are down. Unemployment figures are down. Inflation figures are down. Funny, isn't it, that in our actual, real lives, crime and disorder get worse, prices rocket upwards and factories are closing. How can that be?
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