U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

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U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has come under increasing pressure from voters and members of his own Conservative Party after policy U-turns on last year’s budget began an erosion of trust in his ability to manage an economy that’s on the brink of a triple-dip recession.