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Margaret Thatcher attacks Government record

Title
Margaret Thatcher attacks Government record
Genre
Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
14 Dec 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:56
Description
Opposition leader Margaret Thatcher, speaking in the House of Commons, attacks Prime Minister James Callaghan and his government’s record in office. Thatcher covers the Government’s pay policy, the future of the Health Service, and inflation. She claims that the Government has failed to control inflation and that waiting lists for the National Health Service have increased.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher
Keywords
Politics; Government; Wages; Inflation; Wage policy; Economics; Parliament; James Callaghan; Unemployment; Price policy; Exchange rates; Economic policy; Economic systems; Party politics; National economy; Denis Healey; Wealth; Counter-inflation policy

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