Rishi Sunak says he ‘cannot justify’ across-the-board public sector pay rise

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    Chancellor Rishi Sunak appeared on BBC Breakfast to explain the decisions made in Wednesday’s spending review. Yesterday, he warned that Britain’s “economic emergency has only just begun” as he unveiled a “once in a generation investment in infrastructure” at the Comprehensive Spending Review. Rishi Sunak set out departmental budgets for the next year after the pandemic forced him to scale back ambitions for a multi-year spending settlement. He announced a spending boost for jobs support, the NHS and the military, but his plans have been overshadowed by a grim outlook for the public finances. Read more about the spending review: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2020/11/26/rishi-sunak-unveils-comprehensive-spending-review-key-points/ Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

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