Liam Byrne - Opposition Work and Pensions spokesman, UK

Duration: 30 minutes

The battle lines for the next British general election are being drawn. With the economy growing after years of stagnation, David Cameron's Conservatives are claiming vindication for their stiff dose of fiscal austerity. The Labour Party, gathered for its annual conference, is trying to convince the public that the centre-left can offer a better, quicker route to economic recovery. HARDtalk speaks to Liam Byrne, Labour's chief spokesman on work and pensions. Does Labour look like a credible party of government?

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Interviewed Guest
Liam Byrne
Interviewer
Stephen Sackur

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