The People’s Pledge

Edward Leigh Backs Referendum Campaign

I am now supporting the People’s Pledge. This campaign represents a noble effort to bring what both coalition parties favoured before the election – a referendum on Europe. A great number of British people are disillusioned with the political system and my support for this referendum, I hope, will reassure my constituents that they are getting what they voted for. The surge of support that this referendum has enjoyed in its first 48 hours is a testimony to the British will. We, the elected representatives, have a moral obligation to support you. I am pleased to commit my support for an in/out referendum.

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Posted by Edward Leigh | March 16th, 2011

Column: New Year’s Day 2011

It is pleasing to see such busy shops during the Christmas sales. Our recovery will be driven by a freer financial environment.

The wealth of virtually every developed society in history has depended on a free interaction between market supply and public demand. It is amazing, therefore, to see this basic balance ignored by educated politicians whose egos and ideology stand in the way of progress. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted by Edward Leigh | January 1st, 2011

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