Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:14 pm on 14th April 2003.

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Photo of Mr Derek Foster Mr Derek Foster Labour, Bishop Auckland 6:14 pm, 14th April 2003

To interrupt the hon. Gentleman's catalogue of doom and gloom for a moment, in the broad sweep of economic history of the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, can he tell me of another Government of any complexion who achieved low inflation and, simultaneously, low unemployment and continuous economic growth for six years?