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The obvious question

Jonathan
Im-not-a-number
London, GB
Post #: 155
Since nobody else asked, I will...

What did you guys think of yesterday's Budget?

Has Chancellor George Osborne done enough to tackle the bulk of the structural deficit? or has he gone too far?

A former member
Post #: 2
If you are to consider the total debt of £900bn plus another £1500bn 'hidden' debt in terms of pension funds , PFI etc. his cuts yesterday are a drop in the ocean. But then again I think it was a good budget under current circumstances, there a limit to how much one can borrow to repay other debts. But I don't see it as a growth or recovery budget, it's was more like a SOS exercise. What do you think?
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