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A £250bn National Investment Bank, but no more detail on such a huge investment scheme (Jeremy Corbyn talked about a £500bn investment plan on Sunday to add to the confusion). Flagging his interest in "the potential of a Universal Basic Income" - a welfare state pay-out for every citizen. … [Read more...] about Will voters trust John McDonnell with UK economy?
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