1 Jun 2024

Labour and Tories outline vision for jobs and growth

Matt Frei: ’Back here – ten days into the general election campaign, it was a day of battle buses, with Labour, Conservatives and Reform all launching theirs.

Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer chose opposite ends of the country to set out their opposing visions for jobs and growth. The Tory party could feel it’s had a better week than Labour given the distractions of the now resolved controversy over whether veteran MP Diane Abbott can stand.’