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Vote 2011 - Isle of Man General Election 2011

Accountant calls for strict Government spending review

Sat, 17 Sep 2011

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An election candidate for Ramsey wants the Government to examine every pound it spends before making cuts.

Lawrie Hooper believes the Government can prevent job cuts and reductions to services by increasing efficiency.

At 24, the accountant is the youngest candidate standing in the General Election.

Mr Hooper wants to see the Government's accounts meticulously examined [play clip]

Also standing in Ramsey are Allan Bell, Anne Craine, Leonard Singer, Linda Bowers-Kasch and John McDonough