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Is test and trace really the most wasteful public spending programme ever?

Published on: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 21:36:16 UTC
News Agency: The Independent

A former top Treasury civil servant says test and trace is the most wasteful public spending programme of all time. But is this verdict justified? Or have there, in fact, been larger squanderings of taxpayers’ money in the past? Ben Chu investigates

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