Mini-budget 2022

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Colleagues pray for Jezza to cut his losses when his four Es fail to kick in
Education, Employment, Enterprise and … Everywhere? Chancellor’s solutions to heal economy fall flat as he fails to read the room

John Crace

15, Mar, 2023 @7:04 PM

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How legitimate are the claims in Liz Truss’s 4,000-word Telegraph essay?
The Guardian’s deputy political editor and economics correspondent take a look

Jessica Elgot and Richard Partington

09, Feb, 2023 @3:56 PM

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Britain, we had a thing with Truss and Johnson but it was toxic and we were right to end it. Just walk away | Marina Hyde
Both blame us for the breakdown and want to try again, but that just speaks to their self-delusion, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde

Marina Hyde

07, Feb, 2023 @11:52 AM

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Liz Truss says it is ‘unfair’ to blame her mini-budget for interest rate hike and rules out being PM again – as it happened
UK’s shortest-serving prime minister says she ‘learned a lot’ from time in government but does not want top job again

Andrew Sparrow

06, Feb, 2023 @6:02 PM

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Truss tax cuts were ‘not right approach’ before tackling inflation, says Shapps
Business secretary responds to former prime minister’s article about her decisions in No 10

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

05, Feb, 2023 @11:14 AM

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Bank of England completes sale of £19bn emergency bond purchases after mini-budget
Bloomberg estimates Bank made profit of £3.5bn after intervening to prevent run on pension funds

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

12, Jan, 2023 @6:33 PM

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In 2022 Liz Truss tried to bin economic orthodoxy – but what is it?
Rishi Sunak soon rowed back from his predecessor’s chaotic experiment, reasserting the seven pillars of UK Treasury wisdom

Larry Elliott Economics editor

27, Dec, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Despite the political pantomime, it’s been a good year for the FTSE 100 | Nils Pratley
A weak pound, even after a rally once Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng had been bundled off stage, helped

Nils Pratley

22, Dec, 2022 @6:09 PM

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Who is the ‘sexy turtle’? Andrew Bailey helps decide your mortgage costs
Some praise UK’s most powerful non-elected official for mini-budget response while some say Bank of England governor is out of touch

Anna Isaac

14, Dec, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Kwarteng had ‘all the advice’ but disregarded warnings on mini-budget, MPs told
Treasury officials tell select committee they set out impacts of £45bn plan for former chancellor

Joe Middleton and agencies

12, Dec, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Average asking price of UK homes down by 2.1% in a month, says Rightmove
Property website reports largest pre-Christmas dip of last four years as figure falls to £359,137 in early December

Miles Brignall

12, Dec, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Public patience is wearing thin. Ofwat must wield the big stick | Nils Pratley
Putting water companies on the naughty step and doling out tame financial penalties in not enough

Nils Pratley

08, Dec, 2022 @7:25 PM

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