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1979 Nov 28 We
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Conservative Party: Ian Gow minute for MT (account of Conservative Backbench Finance Committee meeting) [further cuts in public spending welcome to large majority] [released 2010]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Memorandum
Venue: -
Source: Thatcher MSS (Churchill Archive Centre): THCR 2/6/2/15
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: Ian Gow was MT’s Parliamentary Private Secretary, a powerful and subtle aide.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 6pp
Themes: Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization), Economy (general discussions), Monetary policy, Public spending & borrowing