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Part of Opposition Day — [1st allotted day] – in the House of Commons at 4:48 pm on 16th June 2010.

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Photo of Kwasi Kwarteng Kwasi Kwarteng Conservative, Spelthorne 4:48 pm, 16th June 2010

I remember that very well, but I would point out that, in the five years before the crisis that the hon. Lady speaks of, we were running completely needless deficits. We did not have to run those deficits; we did so because of the concerted attempt by the then Chancellor to expand the state and to keep spending money.

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