The prime minister has used to call a new, investment-led approach to the economy as he said coronavirus had been ‘an absolute nightmare’ for Britain. Johnson said it was time for a ‘Rooseveltian approach to the UK’, referencing the former US president’s programme of economy-boosting public works in the 1930 s under his New Deal policy, including brand-new spending on schools

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