Here’s our round up of our top ten favourite reponses to the budget.
The big event of today was George Osborne delivering his Summer Budget statement in the House of Commons today. Here’s our ten favourite and funniest responses from the media sphere below!
Boris seated on the back row of the seats at the bar end of the house, gazing at his blackberry rather than his rival at the despatch box
— Tim Shipman (@ShippersUnbound) July 8, 2015
Osborne's "difficult decisions" are his decisions that are difficult for other people
— Kevin Maguire (@Kevin_Maguire) July 8, 2015
Budget metaphor? https://t.co/q2EIXHZ6gn
— Jim Pickard (@PickardJE) July 8, 2015
Osborne washes whiter..or whitewash? "We will be bold..[on] education Bold [on] welfare. Bold [on] infrastructure." pic.twitter.com/NvBivA8Wmu
— Paul Waugh (@paulwaugh) July 8, 2015
Osborne mentions Greece twice in first few minutes. Never let a good crisis go to waste #budget2015
— oliver wright (@oliver_wright) July 8, 2015
Frankie Boyle, writing in the Guardian
— Lib Dem Press Office (@LibDemPress) July 8, 2015
Harman: "They could resurface the A14 with Treasury press releases"
— BBC Business (@BBCBusiness) July 8, 2015
No, Harriet. You cannot have the words "National Living wage" echoing in the air and then start by saying they are making people worse off.
— Philip Collins (@PCollinsTimes) July 8, 2015
— Sam Macrory (@sammacrory) July 8, 2015