Daily Mail: Ephraim Hardcastle

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The Adam Smith Institute's Eamonn Butler points out that it is Cost of Government Day. 'This year we worked 134 days, until mid-May, to pay off the tax burden, and now we're just coming to the end of another 42 days' hard labour for all the borrowing that the Government has to do in order to pay its bills.

In total, we are working ten days longer for these expense-swindling, index-linked-pensioned twits than we did last year.'

Published in the Daily Mail here