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The government has announced plans to raise the minimum wage next year.
a democratically elected government
Under the Conservative government things were very different.
The party with an overall majority is then asked to form a government.
The Social Democrat Party is threatening to leave the coalition government.
I’m not sure these reforms will necessarily lead to more effective government.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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