What I want to see in the 2020 Budget
Should the government spend to help stabilise business so that the recovery will trickle down to everyday families in jobs, or should cash go straight to families in the belief that spending will trickle up to businesses as we storm back to cafes, furniture stores and garden centres?
Politics is about choices.
Therefore I would like to see two main pillars to the recovery: First, send money directly to the poorest and to working families. Trust us to spend it right.
Second, pour money straight into projects that can get going immediately - within a month.Read Josie's view on how to go about rebuilding from the crisis.