Don't panic, Rishi! You just need to hold your nerve, says PATRICK O'FLYNN

IT IS generally agreed that Chancellor Rishi Sunak has had a pretty good coronavirus crisis, rising to the challenges of the times and displaying levels of emotional intelligence that are not always to be found among those in charge of the national purse strings.

Considering he took charge at the Treasury only a few weeks before the Covid-19 epidemic, his crucial ability to bolster confidence among the public and financial markets has been particularly impressive. Scheme after scheme to assist those facing plummeting incomes was rolled out in double-quick time. Sunak understood immediately that in such an emergency the worst thing he could be was a stereotypical bean counter who knew the cost of everything but the value of nothing.

So it is to...
source: Express

2020-05-23 11:26
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