Daily Archives: January 5, 2009

Jim Pickard

The prime minister’s promise to create 100,000 new jobs in a latterday New Deal is being treated with the suspicion it deserves.

In an interview in yesterday’s Observer, Gordon Brown said he would use public money to get people in work through new rail links, school repairs and other infrastructure projects – and also through building a “new low-carbon economy for the future”. Read more >>