Coronavirus: Boris Johnson refuses to rule out tax rises to pay for recovery plan

The prime minister has not ruled out raising taxes to pay for his multibillion-pound coronavirus recovery plan.

Boris Johnson has promised to "build, build, build" to help the UK through the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak, including £5bn to accelerate projects across the country as part of an "infrastructure revolution".

This will include spending on schools, roads, railways and hospitals in a bid to create jobs and kick-start economic growth.

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2020-06-30 15:04
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