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PM help on military deals is hypocrisy of the highest order

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The news last week that Prime Minister David Cameron was launching talks between mortgage lenders, the Treasury, the housing minister and representatives of the armed forces to help military personnel obtain a mortgage made me splutter into my soup.

It was not so long ago that this so-called government decided that dual pricing was a commercial decision for lenders and as a result it would not tell banks how to operate.

Flagging support for the coalition means it now decides to get involved in lending policies – hypocrites the lot of them.

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