Gordon Brown has a written a 3 page letter to the Chilcot Inquiry explaining that new facts have come to light and that the evidence he gave was wrong, there is no apology for the errors which actually apply to 25% of the time Labour has been in office.
How many times have Brown and his supporters repeated that for every year since Labour came to power “defence spending has increased in real terms”?
There have been many stories about Brown cutting helicopter budgets and repeatedly denying life saving equipment for our troops. All have been denied by the Labour propaganda machine.
At PMQs on Wednesday Gordon Brown did a humiliating climb down and admitted he the information he gave the Iraq Inquiry was wrong, strangely enough at last week’s PMQs the information was still correct.
The statement about “defence spending rising every year in real terms” was described a disingenuous by some, Aardvark prefers the phrase “a calculated lie”. Read the rest of this entry