Polling shows huge surge in % of public blaming the coalition for the cuts

18th January, 2013 12:04 pm

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Labour are still more to blame in the eyes of the public for the cuts than the coalition government, but the gap has closed over the last 22 months according to Ipsos-Mori, who are showing a huge surge in the % of voters who blame the coalition for the cuts. Here’s the relevant chart from the pollster:

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(h/t: Mike Smithson)

  • Doc!!!

    This is interesting as it seems that our message that the global economy and the coalition is working

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