One striking thing about the debate was how it was Darling who signaled the assault on Cable when he started querying Vince’s numbers. It’ll be fascinating to see if Brown takes any similar swipe at Clegg tomorrow; his interview in the Indyhttp://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brown-trains-his-sights-on-a-new-politics-ndash-with-the-help-of-the-lib-dems-1949585.html today suggests he won’t but I wonder how Brown personally feels about his current eclipsed status.
Vince Cable had a bit of a nightmare. Under questioning from Andrew Neil, he started blinking almost as fast as Ed Balls. He also sounded very shaky when he tried to defend describing quantitative easing as from the Robert Mugabe School of economics but then supported it.
Osborne’s performance raised Tory sprits and showed there’s a lot of fight left in the Tory campaign. Although I’m told we shouldn’t expect a similarly aggressive performance from David Cameron tomorrow.
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