Points of Order

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:30 pm on 14th May 1991.

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Photo of Mr Patrick Nicholls Mr Patrick Nicholls , Teignbridge 3:30 pm, 14th May 1991

On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I seek your guidance about an exchange of correspondence to which some of today's newspapers refer. Apparently, there has been an exchange of correspondence between my right hon. Friend the Chief Secretary to the Treasury and the Leader of the Opposition. In his letter, my right hon. Friend calls upon the Leader of the Opposition to clarify how the next Labour Government would spend more than the present Government by actually spending less—