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Increased Taxation

It is reported that Theresa May is set to appoint new Peers in a bid to avoid further Brexit defeats. The article quotes Labour peer and arch-Remainer Lord Adonis who has accused the Prime Minister of stuffing the Lords with loyal peers in an attempt to ram through her Brexit agenda.

Is this not what all Prime Ministers do: create more Peers in order to ‘ram through’ their ‘policy du jour’?  What does another Prime Minister (of an opposing party) do but repeat the process for exactly the same reason? read more.....