» Tuesday, June 15, 2010


The Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) said that Sir Alan Budd, the Head of the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), attended Cabinet this morning. He gave a presentation on the findings and forecasts of his report, which was published yesterday. The Prime Minister and the Chancellor both stressed the fact that they were very keen to […]

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Bloody Sunday review

Asked how important the Prime Minister saw today and the publication of the Bloody Sunday review, the PMS said that the Prime Minister obviously saw this as a very important moment, but people needed to wait for this afternoon’s statement for details. Asked who the Prime Minister had been speaking to ahead of today’s publication, […]

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Vetting and barring

Asked for the Prime Minister’s view on the announcement today regarding the Vetting and Barring Scheme, the PMS said that the proposals that were to be implemented were considered to be over the top and draconian. Clearly, safety of children was an absolute priority for the Government, but we wanted to look at the way […]

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