UK Deficit Reduction

Barely Any Of You Think Osborne Has Got The Public Finances In Order

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Politics

Most voters think George Osborne has failed on his key aim to get Britain's budget deficit under control, a new poll has found. Research by ComRes ...

This Awkward Graph Shows Osborne Is Failing To Get The Books In Order

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's plan to eliminate Britain's deficit by 2018 has been undermined as the decline in the rate of borrowing looks to have ground to a hal...

Business Chief Says Osborne's Austerity Cuts Are 'Brilliant Houdini-Like Trick'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has been praised by a major business chief for a "brilliant Houdini-like trick" by promising "tough" cuts without following it up with ...

Chancellor Osborne's Political Cover

Raymond Ressy | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Politics
Raymond Ressy

Does the Bank of England really need to give the government license on this, or is King admitting covertly that the government's austerity programme is not working?

Ed Balls Continues To Pile Pressure On George Osborne Over Deficit Reduction

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 23.09.2011 | UK Politics

Ed Balls has accused George Osborne of "undermining growth" and his own credibility ahead of Tuesday's GDP figures. The shadow chancellor warned th...