‘I do not think that politicians should get into the position of trying to moralise. I, as the son of a Church of Scotland minister, I’m not going to moralise about people’s circumstances I don’t know about.’
Quite an ambitious manoeuvre from PM Gordon Brown, comments The Observer – at once criticising the Tories for ‘moralising’ while trying to seize the moral high ground himself. What a nimble fellow.
Full story at The Observer.