Coalition at war over low growth – FT.com

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Ministers swap blame over low growth – FT.com.

David Cameron’s cabinet ministers turned on each other on Tuesday for failing to do more to deliver growth ahead of next week’s Autumn Statement.

Ministers complained that a slow rollout of broadband, a feeble start to a flagship back-to-work scheme and bureaucracy around a new visa system were among the problems holding back recovery.

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  • Downing Street confirmed that some departments were “not doing as well as they should be” in delivering growth and cutting red tape, in a sign of political tensions building ahead of George Osborne’s mini-Budget next Wednesday.