Yes, an additional £27bn is a little different from the tax revenue predictions from just two weeks ago - amazing what can happen in a fortnight that changes the whole financial outlook for the next four years.
A few sneaky things he didn't declare in parliament, like cutting money to parliamentary opposition parties. I would have loved to have seen the reaction if he had announced that one in the house.
Government debt is still going up and even his optimistic figures state it will go up for another 4 years.
A lot of money borrowed and a lot of cuts = a lot of money disappearing (in a few pockets).
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser. Socrates