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Government Capital Expenditure

Part of Opposition Day — [3rd Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 5:30 pm on 2nd February 2009.

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Photo of Philip Dunne Philip Dunne Opposition Whip (Commons) 5:30 pm, 2nd February 2009

On public spending, does my hon. Friend recognise this critique of the relevance of public spending, which was issued barely three months ago, when an hon. Member said that

"it is entirely wrong for the Government to assume that the economy should be stimulated by yet more public spending rather than tax cuts"?

That was said by Dr. Cable on the BBC.

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