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Finance (No. 3) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:16 pm on 12th November 2018.

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Photo of Vincent Cable Vincent Cable Leader of the Liberal Democrats 7:16 pm, 12th November 2018

Yes. All the evidence we have shows that net migration has had a positive effect not only on the economy, in per capita terms, but on Government revenue because, by and large, these are young people who work and pay tax revenue to the Government. I totally share the hon. Lady’s concerns about future immigration legislation.