Yes, he was chancellor of the exchequer, when he granted operational independence to the lady of threadneedle street.

The author's article is riddled with historical inaccuracies; saying the conservatives were the ones who bailed out the banks, when in fact, it was Gordon Brown. Is it intellectual dishonesty or just not knowing?

When QE was mooted, 25,000 pounds was the suggested sum for every household....

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