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What is an ordinary working person? PM's grammar schools report has the answer | Larry Elliot

Published on Wednesday 12th of April 2017 11:01:10 PM in Guardian

All politicians like to think they are in touch with ordinary working people. Harold Wilson teased the blue-blooded Alec Douglas-Home about his inability to connect with ordinary working people ahead of the 1964 election. Margaret Thatcher cited her policy of allowing council tenants to buy their ...

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