Chris Leslie is Labour MP for Nottingham East, former shadow chancellor and a member of the international trade select committee.
Politics is the art of the possible. Jeremy Corbyn offers the implausible, warns Chris Leslie.
My priority in the run-up to the budget will be relief for middle and lower earners. But George Osborne looks determined to give a handout to the rich.
We created a false impression that we somehow wanted the state to run, control or own multiple markets – rather than champion their repair. That must never happen again.
As the highest earners have gained, the bottom 90 per cent have seen their share of income shrink.