James Forsyth James Forsyth

Brown should heed The Godfather’s advice

In The Observer’s feature on what will happen in 2009, Andrew Rawnselys says this about an early election:

“The case for an earlier election is that things will get worse for Labour. I don’t see [Gordon Brown] wanting to believe that. Such is his contempt for his Tory opponent, he will reckon that waiting will make sure that David Cameron is “found out” by the voters.

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