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Shapps v BBC: Take a look at the name on his tag and ask yourself who you think is more trustworthy.

The face is Grant Shapps but the name tag says ‘Michael Green’! Clearly they allow strange business practices in the Conservative Party.

The disasters are coming thick and fast for the Conservative Party.

Commenting on Labour’s announcement of policies intended to boost small and large businesses, Tory Party co-chairman Grant Shapps told BBC News that Ed Miliband could not run the economy because he’d never run a business in his life.

Commenter Roy Saunders suggested to the BBC News website: “Perhaps Mr Shapps could take a moment to tell the British public about all the business experience that George Osborne has?”

Yes indeed; towel-folding in a posh department store must have set him up well for a career as Chancellor of the Exchequer.

Mind you, Shapps can’t talk. He does have actual business experience – but not under his own name.

Was it ‘Michael Green’, Mr Shapps? Or ‘Sebastian Fox’?

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