budget 2013

Vince Cable is making the weightiest contribution on economic policy and theory by any serving government minister in years if not decades.
Road safety charities and businesses have called on George Osborne to spend more on road safety campaigns for children after
When he gets up to deliver his Budget next Wednesday, the Chancellor could use just ten words that would start to get us on the right path: "I have decided to cancel the planned increase in Air Passenger Duty".
Liam Fox called for public spending to be frozen for five years as he dodged questions over whether he was positioning himself
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Business groups have begun lobbying the government to move away from slow-growth areas of spending and instead target house
David Cameron has rebuffed Tory calls to cut taxes and dismissed Vince Cable's suggestion the chancellor should borrow more
David Cameron is set to attempt to calm Conservative nerves with a major speech on the economy later this week. The speech
George Osborne is to face another round of calls to scrap the beer duty escalator in the 2013 Budget. The TaxPayers Alliance
Chancellor George Osborne is today holding a Treasury summit at his official country retreat in an attempt to prevent a repeat