attlee attlee  /ˈæt li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) British statesman and leader of the Labour Party who instituted the welfare state in Britain (1883-1967)

News

  • Scott Burns: Couch potato report, 2013: Better than Hedge Funds

    A few words attributed to Winston Churchill could well describe Couch Potato investors for 2013. Speaking of Labor Party leader Clement Attlee, Churchill said: “A modest man, with much to be modest about.”
    on February 2, 2014     Source: Abilene Reporter-News

Quotes

  1. "It is unimaginable that an Attlee or a Callaghan or a Churchill or a Thatcher would not have been here to debate a situation in war," said Mr Hague.
    on Jan 24, 2007 By: William Hague Source: Independent

  2. Ruth Kelly said; "It is 60 years since the Attlee Government introduced the Town and Country Planning Act - the system has created thriving towns and protected our green spaces. But today we face challenges that the Attlee Government could never...
    on May 21, 2007 By: Ruth Kelly Source: netPR.pl (komunikaty prasowe)

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