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George Osborne: The man with the budget

23rd March, 2014
George Osborne: Britain's chancellor denied his budget made things worse for families

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Last week saw George Osborne, Britain's Conservative Chancellor of the Exchequer deliver his budget speech.

In the days leading up to the speech, Osborne warned that while Britain was recovering, the ''job is not yet done. He also found himself defending his policies when his Labour counterpart, Ed Balls, said he was making families worse off by ignoring rising prices.

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