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The Yanks are still coming

Having just returned from a holiday in the USA it was interesting to read David Hands’ blog about President Obama’s health reforms. Those of us brought up with the virtues of the Welfare State running through our veins find it astonishing that … Continue reading

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A Mighty Leap for the USA?

The passage of the US healthcare bill is undoubtedly a major political triumph for President Obama. By 2019, almost all Americans will, at last, be covered by almost comprehensive health insurance. In the US context this is undeniably a major … Continue reading

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Public services really are better!

As the Assembly seeks new legislative powers and as the general election approaches, is there still time to build the new Jerusalem somewhere along the M4? Wales has eschewed much of the New Labour agenda as its fledgling Assembly increased … Continue reading

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