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Part of Finance And Personnel – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 3:45 pm on 1st June 2009.

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Photo of Kieran McCarthy Kieran McCarthy Alliance 3:45 pm, 1st June 2009

I thank the Minister for his answer. Returning to the issue of the Barnett consequentials, although I respect fully the right of the Executive to make their own decisions, surely the fact that we are getting £116 million as a result of increased investment in Britain gives a strong indication that we should do more for the economy in Northern Ireland.