Jeremy Hunt throws a tantrum as Rigby skewers him on Brexit
Jeremy Hunt has rejected forecasts of Brexit’s hit to the UK economy and that Liz Truss’s mini-budget inflicted long-term damage.
The Chancellor also denied that his autumn statement was an overcorrection that will cost the Tories the next election.
Speaking to Sky’s Beth Rigby Interviews, Hunt repeatedly said he did not “accept” the Office for Budget Responsibility’s prediction that Brexit will cause a 4 per cent GDP reduction in the long term.
“I don’t accept the 4 per cent,” he …