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Could stopping government waste halt spending cuts?

With five days to go before George Osborne reveals exactly how he plans to cut government spending, some departments are still thought to be negotiating with the Treasury on the detail.

But could front line services be protected if Whitehall just managed our money more effectively and cut down on waste?

Hugh Pym reports.

  • 15 Oct 2010
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