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Artist or CreatorSteve Bell
Title or Caption... The good news will keep coming!!
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date14 Dec 2010
Person DepictedClegg; Nick (1967-)
Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Osborne; George (1971-)
NotesNews: "The government's careful plans for a measured response to the expected news that the British economy has today finally crawled out of a double-dip recession were blown off course yesterday when official statisticians launched an inquiry into whether David Cameron had prematurely leaked the news in an attempt to score a political point at prime minister's questions. The row, a precursor to a much bigger political argument over whether the economy is starting to perform better than many expected six months ago, came after Cameron told the Labour leader, Ed Miliband: "The good news is going to keep coming." The prime minister is on a highly restricted list of senior politicians given access to market-sensitive information 24 hours ahead of publication of today's third-quarter growth figures. No 10 refused to say if he had looked at the information and said his remark was just a general reference to a range of recent good figures on the economy, including falling inflation and lower than expected public borrowing. ... " Patrick Wintour The Guardian
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