Topic: Gordon Brown
The odds are rising that industrial nations will coordinate a substantial bank tax to reduce high budget deficits while shielding social programs.
06/02/2010 01:44 pm
Ever since Winston Churchill coined the phrase 'special relationship' in 1945, the number of syllables in US presidents' and British premiers' names have often matched. Was David Cameron destined to become a three-syllable premier alongside Barack Obama?
05/13/2010 02:31 pm
Outgoing FSA head Hector Sants is expected to seek tighter regulation of British banks. Too much regulation, however, could create real problems.
05/12/2010 03:25 pm
The chilly rapport between Obama and David Cameron’s predecessor, Gordon Brown, is a thing of the past. The weeks ahead will tell if the 'special relationship' between the US and UK still has life.
05/12/2010 02:26 pm
The Conservative Party leader David Cameron swiftly moved into 10 Downing Street on Tuesday as the UK's first Conservative Party prime minister in 13 years. Gordon Brown steps down.
05/11/2010 06:04 pm
While the dueling parties still don't have a solution to the hung parliament result after the UK election, there are two policies they are likely to agree on. Will the triumphant party reach across lines to pass these measures?
05/11/2010 03:13 pm
Conservative leader David Cameron urged the third-party Liberal Democrats to make a deal quickly as negotiations over forming a coalition government intensified Tuesday.
05/11/2010 10:49 am
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David Cameron's Conservative Party, which won the most seats in the May 6 UK election, is furiously negotiating with the third-place Liberal Democrats for a coalition government. But the Lib Dems haven't budged on electoral reform.
05/10/2010 11:14 am
After a 13-year run, Britain’s Labour Party is out of power. How should we assess its legacy?
05/10/2010 09:32 am