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Ed Balls

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Born: February 25, 1967 (age 47) in Norwich

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Edward Michael "Ed" Balls is a British Labour Party and Co-operative Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament for Morley and Outwood since 2010, and is the current Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer.

From 2005 to 2010, he was the MP for Normanton and he served as Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families under Gordon Brown from 2007-10.

Balls is married to current Shadow Home Secretary and fellow Labour MP Yvette Cooper.

In June 2007 they became the first married couple to serve together in a British Cabinet when Cooper became Chief Secretary to the Treasury.


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Co-op delays decision on withdrawal of £1m funding to Labour-affiliated party

Annual funding to Co-operative party of 32 MPs, including Ed Balls, will be not be reviewed until after 2015 general election The Co-operative Group will not take a decision on whether to withdraw..
guardian.co.uk 23 hours ago
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Ed Balls told to take clearer line on budget deficit

Some shadow cabinet members have privately expressed concerns about recent statements on Labours fiscal plans Shadow cabinet members are privately expressing concern that Ed Balls needs to adopt a..
guardian.co.uk 2 days ago

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News video: Spider photobombs Ed Balls on BBC News

Spider photobombs Ed Balls on BBC News

Ed Balls has been photobombed by a spider during a live interview on the BBC News channel.
Source: Press Association UK - 3 days ago

News video: Spider photobombs Ed Balls on the news!

Spider photobombs Ed Balls on the news! 00:36

Spider intrudes on Ed Balls TV appearance:
Source: EntNewsShowbiz - 6 days ago

News video: Ed Balls: EU Treaties On Freedom Of Movement May Have To Change

Ed Balls: EU Treaties On Freedom Of Movement May Have To Change 01:01

The shadow chancellor, Ed Balls, has said Labour should not rule out demanding changes to the European treaties necessary to bring about reforms in EU rules on the free movement of labour. His remarks..
Source: wochit - 2 weeks ago

News video: Deficit Challenge Looms For UK Parties Before Election

Deficit Challenge Looms For UK Parties Before Election

Prime Minister David Cameron's announcement of tax cuts has exhilarated his Conservative Party, but the sobering question of who can be trusted with Britain's public finances remains the key to next..
Source: Wochit - on October 2, 2014

News video: Ed Balls Talks About His Conduct on the Football Pitch

Ed Balls Talks About His Conduct on the Football Pitch 01:48

Ed Balls left an opponent with a bloodied eye in the annual party conference football match between Labour and political journalists.
Source: AOL UK - on September 23, 2014

 
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Baby P: the Untold Story is the anatomy of an establishment cover-up

This BBC film blows apart the narrative that Haringey social workers were to blame for Peters death. The truth is far worse It was politicians behaving very badly, concludes Barry Sheerman MP at the..
guardian.co.uk 3 days ago
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Balls denies 'branch office' claim

Shadow chancellor Ed Balls rejects Johann Lamont's claim that the UK party treats Scottish Labour like a "branch office".
BBC News 3 days ago
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David Cameron faces MPs over £1.7bn EU bill: Politics Live blog

Rolling coverage of all the days political developments, including the launch of the northern high-speed rail report and David Cameron facing MPs to explain the EUs demand for £1.7bn4.01pm..
guardian.co.uk 3 days ago

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Nottingham Post Sunday Night Quiz

nottingham post sunday night quizTest your general knowledge with these questions. 1. Who called this week for the older unemployed to be regarded as potential business assets? (a) Ed Balls (b) The Prince of Wales (c) Joan Bakewell 2...
Nottingham Post 4 days ago

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How giving the lowest-paid a big rise could just solve our productivity puzzle

Some claim that low wage growth in the UK will sort itself out once productivity is boosted. But there is another, fairer, way As recoveries go, this one brings rich pickings for politicians. The..
guardian.co.uk 5 days ago
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Ed Balls photobombed by SPIDER during live BBC interview

ed balls photobombed by spider during live bbc interviewThe arachnid, which appeared large due to its position in the shot, dropped into the frame as the shadow chancellor was talking about economic growth.
MailOnline 6 days agoAlso reported by •guardian.co.uk
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Spider photobombs Ed Balls in BBC interview

Watch: Arachnid drops into frame and dangles above Shadow Chancellor's shoulder as he talks about economy
Telegraph.co.uk 6 days agoAlso reported by •BBC News
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Shadow chancellor Ed Balls gets photobombed by a spider on live...

shadow chancellor ed balls gets photobombed by a spider on live...Ed Balls has been photobombed by a spider during a live interview on the BBC News channel. The creature, which appeared large due to its position in the shot, dropped into the frame as the shadow..
Western Daily Press 6 days ago

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The Guardian view on Tescos auditing debacle: a systemic shambles?

Corporate auditing is too often a well-paid fiction under the control of a small cartel Strip out the deadening term audit. Ignore for a moment all those hundreds of millions dotted about the..
guardian.co.uk 1 week ago

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Shadow chancellor Ed Balls red-faced over Co-op as new report on bank's downfall finds no evidence of political interference

shadow chancellor ed balls red-faced over co-op as new report on bank's downfall finds no evidence of political interferenceBalls accused George Osborne last year of actively championing the bank in its attempts to take over 600 Lloyds branches in the ‘Project Verde’ deal.
MailOnline 1 week ago


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