FactCheck: Johnson’s misleading figures on government ‘New Deal’
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The Prime Ministers suggested the 'New Deal' will pump £34bn into the NHS, but that’s not the case.
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looked at the government's "New Deal" on infrastructure spending. Despite figures of £600bn being used in parliament, new spending commitments only amounted to £5bn, "brought forward" from existing plans.
At today's #PMQs Boris Johnson appeared to suggest that yesterday's 'New Deal' would mean £34bn more injected into the NHS and £14bn more for schools. That's not the case. Read my latest
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