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Cooper on immigration: Labour got some things wrong

Labour "got some things wrong on immigration" and should have kept the transitional controls on people from eastern Europe, the shadow home secretary has said.

Yvette Cooper said "mass migration can cause stresses and strains" and that Labour should have been quicker to adopt the Australian points-based system.

She was speaking to the Institute for Public Policy Research in London on Thursday morning,

  • 07 Mar 2013
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