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Cuts Watch: weekly summary

08 Jun 2010, by in Cuts Watch

This week we have heard more from the Coalition about the focus of their cuts, with Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg committing to ‘progressive cuts‘ and the Chancellor’s Spending Review Framework pledging to ‘cut in a way that strengthens and unites the country’.

In contrast, spending cuts announced over the week seem likely to impact disproportionately on the worst off:

In addition, concern about the impact cuts will have on jobs in the private sector continues to grow, and transport funding looks likely to suffer severe reductions.

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