Spoiler alert: it didn't.
Michael Gove's cancelling of a contract is a start - but the government needs to go much further.
Far from spiralling out of control, the increase in expenditure on tax credits is entirely expected, explains Declan Gaffney.
Rather than fiddling at the margins, the government should just reverse its tax cuts for the wealthy.
Robin Brown meets the people and the politicians caught up in the collapse of Redcar's steel industry.
Could the UK be like Norway or Switzerland? And would that even deliver what eurosceptics want?
So much for being a compassionate Conservative.
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