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BBC NEWS | Magazine | A tale of small numbers
Governments can only spend what they tax or borrow. They can only tax a share of what we, the public, already have. So it helps to know what share they want and then how they plan to share that out between all the things they want to do. Note that we're talking shares here, or proportions. Not billions.
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october 2009 by ianchanning

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