A panel of MPs joined Helen Ford to give their verdicts on the Budget, including Redcar's Liberal Democrat Ian Swales and Newcastle North's Labour MP Catherine McKinnell.
They were joined by the Conservative David Mundell, who represents Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale.
Watch the debate here:
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