You and I will be paying the price for this Government’s
incompetence for years to come.
Last week’s budget was full of
promises and pledges, but none will undo the destruction that this
Government has inflicted on our communities and
A report from the independent
Office for Budget Responsibility found that Brexit will hurt the UK’s
economy significantly more in the long run than the Covid-19
The Government’s continued
inability to work constructively with our closest neighbours and
allies threatens to hit vast swathes of our industry at a time when we
can scarcely afford it. And to add insult to injury, Environment
Secretary George Eustice has essentially said that he doesn’t care
about the consequences of Brexit.
And despite the fact that they are
the architects of so much of this chaos, this Government is doing
remarkably little to help ordinary people navigate it. The Chancellor
may have reduced the taper rate for Universal Credit, but that still
doesn’t reverse the £20 weekly cut it has enacted on the
This budget has the feel of a
government with no long-term plan, other than staying in power. They
have no ideas left and no inclination to fix the problems Brexit has
caused and looks set to continue causing for British businesses and
the people who live on these isles.
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Senior Campaigns and Policy Officer, Best for