Having fresh ideas, solid party unity and genuine support from a collegiately spirited team helps too, all three of which the man being shown the door above ran out of the moment he stole the prime minister's job off the man rightly or wrongly elected by the UK electorate to do it, and probably long, long before.
No amount of money will cure that. Just look at the size of the country's net debt liability! Brown tried. And he failed miserably, with our money.
We're all now going to have to pay for his disasters, but we will damn well make sure that he will be first. With "his" job.