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Artist or CreatorSteve Bell
Title or CaptionNo caption
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date28 Jun 2012
Person DepictedOsborne; George (1971-)
NotesNews: "Downing Street and the Treasury came under fire from senior Tories who were furious yesterday after a relatively inexperienced minister was humiliated in successive television interviews. Chloe Smith, who was promoted to the Treasury last year at the age of 29, is fighting to recover her reputation among Tories after struggling to answer basic questions about fuel duty on Newsnight and Channel 4 News on Tuesday night. Smith, who was appointed as exchequer secretary because David Cameron wrongly believed she was a trained accountant, toured the studios to explain George Osborne's announcement that he would defer a 3p rise in fuel duty until January. The chancellor was entertaining Tory MPs to dinner at No 11 while Smith defended his announcement on television. ... " Nicholas Watt, The Guardian
DescriptionArtist has labelled digital image 3349 280612 Osbornechicken
SubjectsChancellor of the Exchequer
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