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Budget Resolutions - Amendment of the Law

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:56 pm on 13th March 2017.

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Photo of George Howarth George Howarth Labour, Knowsley 6:56 pm, 13th March 2017

Of course I agree with the Foreign Secretary. It is just a pity that on some occasions he does not seem to project that view when he travels abroad—but that is another problem.

A moment ago, when my hon. Friend Mike Gapes asked him some questions, the Foreign Secretary dismissed them as ignorant. When the Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Crispin Blunt, asked him exactly the same questions, he agreed with his hon. Friend. He cannot be right in both cases.