Youth Budget launch: join in online!

Youth Budget 2012 gives young people the chance to tell UK politicians how to run the economy.

Cover of Youth Budget 2012The Youth Budget report is being launched at the Treasury on Wednesday 14 March. Some of the contributors will be there to quiz a panel of experts including James Morris MP, Secretary of Youth Affairs and Carl Emmerson, Deputy Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

And you can join in too, because we’re reporting live from the event. You can watch it unfold below or follow the Twitter hashtag: #youthbudget.

‘The Chancellor should cut benefits but spend more on the environment, say young people.’

We’ll be warming up our internet voices from 9.00, with the event itself starting at 10.00. The panel discussion will happen around 10.25 and it should all be over by 11.30.

Views expressed on this blog are not necessarily those of the Citizenship Foundation.

About Michael Grimes

Michael is responsible for our online communications. He joined the Citizenship Foundation in 1995 and, among other things, has overseen the development of our corporate website since its inception in 1998.

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