DRIVEL OF THE DAY: GEORGE OSBORNE’S ‘MASSIVE BORROWING UNDERSHOOTIS….UM, £15BILLION

The Maily Telegraph is at it again

osbeartitleA ludicrous piece in the Telegraph headlines, “Borrowing drops in new boost for Chancellor’. It turns out on examination to be an extremely broad and woolly definition of ‘boost’.

The OBR spokesman also claims, “It’s important to note that this revenue overshoot is not due to special factors – it’s because in terms of growth, we’re roughly twice what the OBR expected at the beginning of the year”. But oddly, the piece itself is full of special factors.

Dear Sarkists, How about more proper journalism and less propaganda?

The full extent of the mendacious propaganda is interrogated at the Home Page right hand column.

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