This short briefing assesses the decisions made by the Chancellor in the Autumn Statement against what people are actually worried about.
Patrick manages JRF's housing campaigns, building support for solutions that make housing more affordable and secure for people in poverty. He also leads on day-to-day engagement with politicians and policymakers on housing issues, working to ensure that more people live in a decent, affordable home. Patrick started at JRF in January 2020 as External Affairs Officer, working across the policy campaigns and media teams. Before joining JRF, Patrick worked in a variety of policy and communications roles at the Bank of England and HM Treasury.