PBR 2007: The highlights. By Simon Sweetman
Strange things, these afternoons. The phone calls start about three minutes after the Chancellor sits down and just as I’m trying to start downloading the documents and finding them under their fancy names (is that under meeting the aspirations of the British people or under Protecting Tax revenues?). And to be fair, I could download them just after he sat down.
So here’s a summary, not without comments.
The government doesn’t like it, as it said immediately after losing the Arctic Systems decision in the House of Lords, stamping its feet.