Rishi Sunak will give his first face-to-face speech as Prime Minister this morning. It will invest more than £ 500m in new money to help people get back to work.
During his speech at the Tory Conference in Manchester, he told party members that he was “ready to double down” about his promise to “do whatever it takes” to recover from Covid-19. increase.
The main points of the speech so far are as follows.
- He warned that a pandemic recovery would come at a cost, noting that “our country’s debt is almost 100 percent of GDP.”
- The prime minister defended the “unpopular” tax increase, adding: But to do that, we need to return our finances to a sustainable foundation. “
- Mr Snack said the government’s approach focuses on “good work, better skills, and higher wages.”