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Purnell sets up a summer of trouble for Gordon

So James Purnell has resurfaced after his resignation from the Cabinet last month, and he’s done so with some aplomb.  He’s interviewed in tomorrow’s Guardian, but the paper are running a preview article on their website.  Among other things, the former work and pensions secretary attacks Labour for being backwards-looking and announces the starts of a new three-year project looking into the future of the party. 

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