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Who wants more austerity, to pay for HS2?

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‘£56 billion’ spent on HS2 would mean ‘£56 billion’ not spent on fixing Britain’s collapsing public services, dilapidated roads, and social housing stock.

World Bank, health expenditure as percentage of GDP, France / Germany / UK / USA

Yet there are still some people who think building HS2 is a good idea.

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Written by beleben

June 15, 2017 at 8:06 am

Posted in HS2, Politics

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  1. 1995 – 2014 = 13 years of Labour government and only 6 years of Conservative government. Most of it wasn’t spent in austerity but in the Blair/Brown boom and bust. So….er….why no increase in health expenditure?

    Moomo

    June 20, 2017 at 9:39 pm


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