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Amendment of the Law

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:37 pm on 23rd March 2011.

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Photo of Chris Bryant Chris Bryant Shadow Minister (Justice) (Political and Constitutional Reform) 4:37 pm, 23rd March 2011

Incidentally, it is interesting to hear Jacob Rees-Mogg condemn cavaliers. I thought he was one in the 17th century.

Many countries whose debt is a higher share of gross domestic product than the UK’s are not cutting anywhere near as fast as we are. Of all 29 major industrialised countries, only one is cutting faster than us: Greece.