public spending


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public spending

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) expenditure by central government, local authorities, and public enterprises
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The North African state is under pressure from international lenders to reduce public spending and cut the deficit to help economic growth, especially after two militant attacks badly hurt its vital tourism industry.
It calls for sensible public spending increases linked to economic performance.
In fact, I've just heard David Cameron say that Labour can't be trusted with the economy because it caused the "crash" by losing control of public spending.
GEORGE Osborne's pledge to end austerity a year earlier than expected will only be met by a tighter squeeze on public spending in the nearer term, official forecasts have shown.
That's why I care about public spending, because it's partly thanks to public spending that I was able to go to university and make a success of my life.
Public spending cuts are going way too far THE scale of cuts to public spending imposed by this Government go beyond what is required.
THE scale of public spending cuts planned by the Conservatives means a "real risk" that patients will face more charges for NHS services, Labour has claimed.
We must combat the silo approach of Whitehall departments and the 50 central institutions which channel their public spending into England with more than 1,000 funding lines.
this will help the government to stabilize public spending and maintain fiscal buffers while promoting broad-based, private sector led economic growth.
Over the last year rising public spending became an important contributor to economic growth and prevented it from further slowing down.
Two-thirds of people living in Wales would like the government elected after next year's general election to impose no public spending cuts at all, or to impose cuts that are less severe.
But this is only the starting point of a new debate about public spending.