Chancellor Philip Hammond has backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for an early election, arguing it is in the "national interest" ahead of Brexit negotiations.
Right decision - it's in the national interest to call a GE, strengthening PM's negotiating hand in Europe. #GE2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond will publish his next Budget on Wednesday March 8, the Treasury has announced.
It will be the last Budget to take place in the spring.
In November Mr Hammond revealed he is abolishing the Autumn Statement, saying the main Budget statement would be moved to the autumn.