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Spending Review: this is only the beginning

George Osborne's spending review will lead the way to further cuts in 2015

By Prospect Team  


George Osborne will today announce details of the Government’s Spending Review. Benefits, departmental spending and local government spending are all due for adjustment.

The general concensus is that today’s annoucements are only the gateway to further cuts following the 2015 election.

The BBC’s Nick Robinson seems stoic about the Tory-Labour squabble, reminding us that it’s “only 97 weeks to go until we all get to go to the polls again to choose…

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