Politics 8 January 2013 “The question is whether they have the guts to do it” Business quote of the day. Print HTML “The question is whether they have the guts to do it” John Longworth, director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, questions the government’s commitment to introducing measures to help growth in the UK economy. A survey produced by the BCC has suggested that there will have been moderate growth in the last quarter, but that business confidence remains very weak. › Treasury considers shifting tax burden for mid-sized companies BCC director general has questioned the government’s commitment to introducing measures to help growth. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe More Related articles An unmatched font of knowledge Leader: On capitalism and insecurity Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Liam Fox as International Trade Secretary mean for policy?