OBR letter 'embarrassing' for PM says Ed Balls

Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls said on Twitter that the letter from the Office for Budget Responsibility to Number 10, rebuking David Cameron over claims he made about the economy, was 'deeply embarrassing' for the Prime Minister.

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Cameron’s attempts to defend his failing econ policy getting more desperate but as PM he has an obligation to be straight with people

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Independent OBR letter a deeply embarrassing rebuke for the Prime Minister - my response http://t.co/MIZAG67Tbx

Read: PM rebuked over economy claim.

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PM rebuked over economy claim

The head of the independent fiscal watchdog has criticised David Cameron for misrepresenting its views on the impact of austerity measures of the economy.