Jeremy Hunt’s tax cuts have been funded by further tightening public service budgets.
Giles Winn, a former Treasury special adviser, joins the podcast team to reveal what really goes into planning a big fiscal statement.
Four new devolution deals shows promise for the government’s devolution agenda.
The chancellor presented his autumn statement alongside the latest forecasts from the independent Office for Budget Responsibility.
The prime minister’s speech sets out five new economic promises – and has shifted the discussion about tax cuts.
Jeremy Hunt should hold on to his reputation for economic competence.
The Expert Factor team preview Wednesday’s big event in parliament and ask what difference the autumn statement might make.
The Sunak government is still choosing short-term fixes over long-term solutions.
What were the key choices facing Jeremy Hunt?
The BBC’s health reporter Jim Reed joins the team to work out what we’ve learnt from the Covid Inquiry evidence sessions and WhatsApp messages.