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Chancellor Faces First Parliamentary Questions After Fiscal Event


Chancellor of the Exchequer Kwasi Kwarteng and his team of ministers face Treasury questions for the first time since the 'fiscal event' in late-September.

  • Livestream:
  • Kwarteng answers few questions so far, with Financial Secretary to the Treasury Andrew Griffith and Chief Secretary to the Treasury Chris Philip answering almost all questions so far.
  • Dame Angela Eagle (Lab, Wallesey) asks Treasury team to apologise for the "Tory premium on every interest rate rise for every borrower". Griffith says gov't has "given the economy the confidence and certainty it needs"

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