Autumn Statement / Budget Switcheroo Explained

Philip Hammond woke everyone up when he said this was his first Autumn statement but it would also be his last… “Mr Speaker, I am abolishing the Autumn Statement!” The Autumn statement will now be in Spring and will be a response to the OBR rather than an opportunity to announce new policies, the Budget will be moved to the Autumn. Less pulling out rabbits, more moving the hats…


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Expelled Tory MP, Richard Benyon, on the short three-day Programme Motion for the Withdrawal Agreement Bill:

“Whether you had three days, three weeks or three months debating this, you would not hear one original argument that we hadn’t otherwise heard in this process…”

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