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Hiding To Nothing

by | 9th, March 2005

‘IS there something of Saddam Hussein about Tory leader Michael Howard?

‘I hurt it playing ping-pong’

John Reid, the Health Secretary, clearly thinks so, as the Times hears him beseech Howard to “stop using human shields to hide behind”.

Reid wants Howard to step out from behind the twin sand bags of Mrs Dixon and Mrs Hutchings and tell the world how he’ll wield “a policy of cuts and charges” like a weapon of mass destruction to blow the NHS apart.

Howard’s response is to smile and know that so long as Mrs Dixon’s shoulder plays up and doesn’t get fixed, he’s scoring political hits with rare aplomb.

But Labour are far from envious. Really, they have not a green cell in their collective body. The ruling party are just angered at the Tories’ low opportunism.

How dare they use people

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