Press release

Number 10 Press Briefing - Morning From 23 March 2011

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

From the Prime Minister's spokesperson on: the Budget and Libya.

Budget

Asked what the Chancellor said at Cabinet about the Budget, the Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) said that the Chancellor took the Cabinet through the Budget and set out the main aims, which were to reform and rebalance the economy, and to help families with the cost of living.

Libya

Asked if the Prime Minister would encourage Gaddafi to go into exile, the PMS said that Gaddafi should stop attacking his own people and step down.