» Tuesday, October 7, 2008


The Prime Minister s Spokesman began by saying that Cabinet had met for approximately one hour and twenty minutes this morning. The Chancellor had not attended as he will be attending the Ecofin meeting later today in Luxembourg. The Prime Minister welcomed new and returning members of the Cabinet. They had a discussion led by […]

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Asked about the Prime Minister s update on the economy at Cabinet, the PMS said that the Prime Minister explained the action that was being taken at international level, including by Alistair Darling and his colleagues at Ecofin today. The Prime Minister also reiterated the fact that the Government stood ready to take whatever action […]

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42 Days

Put that Patricia Hewitt and others had advised the Prime Minister to drop 42 days, the PMS said that the Government s position on 42 days remained the same as set out in lobby yesterday; the Prime Minister believed that the 42 days proposal was the right proposal. It had been voted on by the […]

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