Hypocrisy is just for..
They get Obama, we get Brown. Tax cuts for 95% of Americans v tax rises and benefit cuts for the very lowest paid.
What effect would the Liberal Democrat proposal of raising tax thresholds to £10,000 have had on the economy? A lot more than the 2.5% vat cut.
What is happening to the US economy? It is growing at nearly 6% a year. The UK grew by 0.1%.