Chancellor rubbishes his own advisers and denies Brexit ‘will make us poorer’

Chancellor rubbishes his own advisers and denies Brexit ‘will make us poorer’

Chancellor rubbishes his own advisers and denies Brexit ‘will make us poorer’ Asked about feared 4% GDP slump, Jeremy Hunt says he doesn’t accept ’all’ OBR forecasts – adding ‘I accept all the ones I agree with’ Jeremy Hunt has rubbished the forecasts of his own economic watchdog and declared he does not accept Brexit “will make us poorer”. In a fractious interview, the chancellor was confronted with his watchdog’s analysis that leaving the EU will swipe £100bn from output …