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Serious cuts were the only option

The debate on Budget 2010 will rage for a long time.

12th December, 2009

The debate on Budget 2010 will rage for a long time.

Central to it will be two key questions. First, is it correct to focus just on what happened in last week’s budget, or do we need to consider the cumulative impact of what has happened since the public finance crisis hit with full force last year? Second, was there some other way that the money could have been found?

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