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Going through the motions

Going through the motions

The Prime Minister has been eager to put to bed the myth about him not having a firm grasp of the details of government policy.

So today he’s put his name on the order paper for a debate on the economy which has the purpose “that this House has considered the matter of the economy”.

Shame no one thought of that before.