I think he may have just pulled it off!
A 2p drop in income tax as your parting shot! Well done!
When it lands in April 2008 it should give Gordon a nice platform for a May election, while the Tories try to work out how they can still be teh party of low taxes. He's cut in with help for the less well off before David and his Eton chums can cut the upper rate! Very proud of you Gordon!