Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 8th April 1965.

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Photo of Mr James Callaghan Mr James Callaghan The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee 12:00 am, 8th April 1965

I congratulate the hon. Gentleman. As I take it that he is speaking for the Opposition, and not for himself, I would ask him: is he saying that in present circumstances the Opposition would not have increased taxation?