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During an appearance on CNN, Prime Minister Liz Truss incorrectly claimed that “no household” would have to pay more than £2,500 in energy bills.
As per the government’s own figures on the impact of the Energy Price Guarantee some households will pay more than this, although some will pay less.What is the Energy Price Guarantee?
Giving the keynote speech at Labour’s conference, party leader Sir Keir Starmer claimed, among other things, that every policy Labour announced would be fully costed.
Labour claims it will fund some policies through maintaining green levies and the 45p additional tax rate. But these wouldn’t create any new money to spend on new policies.Money for nothing
An article published in the Daily Express, also published online, claims that “1 in 4 could be without a GP within ten years”.
Using Health Foundation projections of a shortfall of 8,800 GPs by 2030, it doesn't necessarily suggest that one in four people will be without a GP by the end of the decade.Access to GP vs quality of care
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