Clause 1 — Payments
Support and Protection for Elderly People and Adults at Risk of Abuse
Christopher Leslie (Shadow Minister (Treasury); Nottingham East, Labour)
I disagree about the pledge, and I did not sign it for particular reasons, but my point is simply that the hon. Lady signed the pledge before the general election and it committed her to a number of things, one of which was somehow to fulfil the aspirations of those policyholders who interpreted the pledge in a particular way. I, too, have met EMAG representatives and they are not as happy and understanding as the hon. Lady suggests.