John Hoskyns Quote

The House of Commons is the greatest closed shop of all…For the purposes of government, a country of 55 million people is forced to depend on a talent pool which could not sustain a single multinational company.


'Conservatism is Not Enough' (Institute of Directors Annual Lecture) 25 September 1983

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The House of Commons is the greatest closed shop of all…For the purposes of government, a country of 55 million people is forced to depend on a...

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The House of Commons is the greatest closed shop of all…For the purposes of government, a country of 55 million people is forced to depend on a...

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The House of Commons is the greatest closed shop of all…For the purposes of government, a country of 55 million people is forced to depend on a...

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The House of Commons is the greatest closed shop of all…For the purposes of government, a country of 55 million people is forced to depend on a...