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Part of Opposition Day — [1st allotted day] – in the House of Commons at 5:09 pm on 16th June 2010.

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Photo of Rachel Reeves Rachel Reeves Labour, Leeds West 5:09 pm, 16th June 2010

The hon. Gentleman has quoted a fascinating statistic, but does it not fly in the face of what those on his Front Bench have been saying about how, because nobody wants to buy our debt-that is what one of his colleagues said earlier-we have to make cuts immediately? If interest rates are going down, surely there are lots of people who want to buy our debt.

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