And why not? Austerity is a stupid policy that leaves less money in the economy. It was applied by stupid Conservatives who didn’t know any better and has cut everyone’s income by £4,000 per year, since 2010.

Senior figures at Britain’s biggest trade union warn it will not endorse Labour leadership front-runner unless he proposes ‘anti-austerity’ economic policy

Source: Unite threatens to drop support for Andy Burnham unless he opposes all spending cuts – Telegraph