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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:11 pm on 10th March 1994.

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Photo of Tony Wright Tony Wright , Cannock and Burntwood 4:11 pm, 10th March 1994

Now that the Public Accounts Committee has said that the standards of conduct in Government are at their lowest point for 140 years, the Cabinet Secretary has said that it is possible to tell Parliament half-truths and a Cabinet Minister has said that it is possible not to tell the truth at all, is there not a crisis of confidence in the conduct of Government? Is it not urgent that the Government should allow time for the House to discuss it?