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V1284 - Foreign Spending (2%) (Amendment) Bill 2017 watch

  • View Poll Results: Should this bill be passed into law?
    As many are of the opinion, Aye
    51.16%
    On the contrary, No
    34.88%
    Abstain
    13.95%

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    (Original post by Zxyn)
    Clearly you’ve forgotten how you won the freedom you have today.
    Meaning? I'm not sure which part of history or indeed "freedom" you're referring to...:confused:
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    (Original post by CoffeeGeek)
    This bill isn't amending the minimum for foreign aid spending it's amending the minimum for defence spending and changing GNI to GDP. Not quite sure why you brought it up, don't know if you're trying to prove a point, like there's any point to prove... It is relevant, but what isn't is you talking about foreign aid spending - so how about you don't bring that up then - because that's not relevant to what is being amended.
    I brought it up because there are those who want to threaten our aid obligations and the LotO's steadiest opposition to those attempts would be very useful in stopping them, duh.
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    (Original post by RayApparently)
    I brought it up because there are those who want to threaten our aid obligations and the LotO's steadiest opposition to those attempts would be very useful in stopping them, duh.
    Dunno who you duh'in but you could have said that first aye?
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    (Original post by CoffeeGeek)
    Dunno who you duh'in but you could have said that first aye?
    Reading what I said in the context it is in without manipulating what I said people would be able to realise I was saying the Leader of the Opposition should support maintaining the 0.7% aid target. Because that's literally what I said.
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    (Original post by 04MR17)
    Yes. I know.

    In case you don't remember I support the abolition of the military.
    That's quite a malevolent view. You sir are delauded
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    (Original post by hazzer1998)
    That's quite a malevolent view. You sir are delauded
    Very welcome.:hat2:
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    NAY. We should be investing more intimate our police and our NHS rather than a force that kills people. Not that I’m against the army, just I feel that killing where diplomacy could be used is foolish, which unfortunately happens quite a lot.
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    (Original post by Kalail)
    NAY. We should be investing more intimate our police and our NHS rather than a force that kills people. Not that I’m against the army, just I feel that killing where diplomacy could be used is foolish, which unfortunately happens quite a lot.
    This isn't going to increase defence spending so I'm not quite sure what your qualm is here.
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    One postal vote (Aye) was added for Seat 26.

    Order!
    The Ayes to the right, 22.
    The Noes to the left, 15.
    Abstentions, 6.

    I think the Ayes have it! The Ayes have it! Unlock!!
 
 
 
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