Statement on the Global Economy

British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne addressed House of Commons members in a special session on the global economic outlook,… read more

British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne addressed House of Commons members in a special session on the global economic outlook, following the recent market losses, the eurozone financial crisis, and the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating. He defended Britain’s spending cuts bill and the banking system and reassured members that the British economy is predicted to grow this year. His remarks were followed by questions from members. close

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Program ID:
301003-2
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Aug 11, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2011

Airing Details

  • Aug 11, 2011 | 9:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 2011 | 11:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 12, 2011 | 3:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2011 | 3:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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