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General election 2024: What is in the Labour manifesto?

Expert reaction and analysis from the IfG team as Keir Starmer launches the Labour manifesto.

Sir Keir Starmer, Labour's leader, sets out the party's six steps ahead of a general election.

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Manifesto launches are a significant moment in any general election campaign, and Thursday’s publication of Labour’s manifesto is a big chance for Keir Starmer to set out how his party would govern if it wins the general election on 4 July.

So how plausible are the manifesto’s plans? What are the big dividing lines with the Conservatives? How would a Labour government pay for public services? And what does the manifesto tell us about the priorities of a Labour government after 14 years in opposition?

In this General Election 2024 webinar, the Institute for Government gives an expert briefing on what is in the Labour manifesto – and what it would mean for government. 

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