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13 March 2018 Press Release: Spring Statement 2018


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22 November 2017 Autumn 2017 Budget ‘tinkering at the margins’ says Women’s Budget Group (Budget response press release)

15 November 2017 New research shows Universal Credit failing the ‘just about managing’: with women and BME households hardest hit (Immediate press release)

Spring Budget

20 March 2017 Gender impact assessment of the Spring Budget 2017 (Full report)

9 March 2017 Outcry over NICs hides the biggest losers of government tax and benefits policy (Distributional analysis press release)

8 March 2017 ‘Little to celebrate on International Women’s Day’ (Immediate press release)

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PRESS RELEASE: Spring Statement 2018

13 March 2018 For immediate release You can download a PDF of the press release here. In response to the Spring Statement Dr Mary-Ann Stephenson, Director of the UK Women’s Budget Group said today The Chancellor claimed that ‘there is light at the end of the tunnel’...