Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 12th March 1973.

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Photo of Mr Patrick Jenkin Mr Patrick Jenkin , Wanstead and Woodford 12:00 am, 12th March 1973

It has been made clear that improvements in fringe benefits such as pension schemes can be awarded outside the pay limits. I would rather not comment on the proposals which at present are under consideration in the gas industry.

I now turn to the core of my speech—namely, public expenditure.