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Minister says spending cuts aren't the answer

Sat, 06 Aug 2011

Infrastructure Minister Phil Gawne MHK
Infrastructure Minister Phil Gawne MHK

The Infrastructure Minister is warning against harsh spending cuts.

Phil Gawne says restricting spending could lead to problems for the private sector, and result in a downturn in the economy.

Mr Gawne is seeking re-election in his constituency of Rushen.

Some election candidates have called for the Government to tighten its purse strings.

But Mr Gawne doesn't think this is the answer [play clip]



  • Phil Gawne MHK


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