Oral Answers to Questions — Education and Employment
Dr Kim Howells (Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Lifelong Learning), Department for Education and Employment; Pontypridd, Labour)
I thought that that was obvious. The windfall levy will help to perform the trick that the previous Government, whom we displaced recently, could not perform—getting people back to work so that they start paying taxes and the unemployment rate and the benefits bill fall. That is how we will achieve our targets.