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Immigration Bill

Part of Bills Presented – in the House of Commons at 2:32 pm on 13th October 2015.

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Photo of Angus MacNeil Angus MacNeil Chair, Energy and Climate Change Committee 2:32 pm, 13th October 2015

I do not know whether the right hon. Gentleman saw yesterday’s edition of the Financial Times,whichmentioned refugees—we know how some people react to refugees. It stated:

“By streaming into Germany, but not into other eurozone countries, the refugees” will contribute to

“an improvement in Germany’s relative competitive position” over the next 10 to 20 years. Refugees and migrants benefit the economy, the country and all of us.