Vince Cable wins “Quote of the Day”

by Stephen Tall on March 22, 2013

Asked in The House magazine about the Tories’ commitment to reduce net immigration to ‘tens of thousands’ a year, Vince sagely replies:

“It’s not something Government [can deliver]… when you think about the logic of it: net immigration means reducing the number of people coming in or increasing the number of British people emigrating. Is that the policy objective? I don’t know…” He smiles one of his Sphinx-like smiles.