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Part of Exiting the European Union – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 25th October 2018.

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Photo of Dominic Raab Dominic Raab The Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union 12:00 am, 25th October 2018

The hon. Lady is right to point to the uncertainty at this moment in time. The best way of alleviating that is for us to get a good deal. The economy is doing well. Youth unemployment is half the level it was in 2010. Wages are rising at the highest level since the financial crash. In terms of businesses voting with confidence in the UK economy, Rolls-Royce, Unilever and Amazon recently announced fresh investment in this country, and that is the reason we should go into these negotiations with economic self-confidence.