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Part of Orders of the Day — Finance Bill – in the House of Commons at 8:30 pm on 15th July 1997.

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Photo of Jim Murphy Jim Murphy Labour, East Renfrewshire 8:30 pm, 15th July 1997

I have listened with interest to the hon. Gentleman's version of political theory. Does he apply that analysis to the Conservative party's pledge on VAT on domestic fuel? Will he take the opportunity to apologise for the previous Government—his party—introducing VAT on domestic fuel, or is it only the current Government who have to keep their pledges?