Budget 2013: Looking at the numbers

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From the day George Osborne took office as Chancellor he indicated his primary goal was to reduce the deficit year by year.

But after he had delivered his Budget 2013 the official forecaster, the OBR, has said those efforts had 'stalled'.

Stephanie Flanders reports with the details.

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