British Budget Statement

British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne reported on the budget. He announced new stimulus projects and discussed ways the… read more

British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne reported on the budget. He announced new stimulus projects and discussed ways the government plans on protecting the economy during the eurozone crisis. He told Parliament members that public sector pay raises will be capped at 1 percent for the next two years and added that economic growth will be lower than expected, and unemployment will be higher, estimating 710,000 jobs lost. close

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British Budget Statement

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Program ID:
302903-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Nov 29, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 30, 2011

Airing Details

  • Nov 29, 2011 | 7:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2011 | 9:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 2011 | 4:31am EST | C-SPAN 2

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