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Points-based Immigration System

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:26 pm on 24th February 2020.

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Photo of Priti Patel Priti Patel The Secretary of State for the Home Department 4:26 pm, 24th February 2020

I welcome the hon. Lady to her new position and wish her every success in the role. However, I am a little disappointed, because it sounds like she has not actually read the policy statement, and she has used her remarks to conflate—[Interruption.] If the Leader of the Opposition will allow me to continue, instead of being rude and interrupting, I will come on to address the specific points. He should have the courtesy and the patience to listen. I appreciate that he is in a hurry—