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Devolution and Growth Across Britain

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:58 pm on 3rd June 2015.

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Photo of Gerald Howarth Gerald Howarth Conservative, Aldershot 3:58 pm, 3rd June 2015

I agree entirely with my hon. Friend about the issue of aid versus defence. Does he share my concern about recent remarks from General Odierno, the head of the US army, and the US Secretary of Defence, Ash Carter, who are very concerned about Britain’s refusal to commit to 2% of GDP on defence?