Ken Clarke: 'Not in favour of tax cuts buying votes'

The British cabinet minister Ken Clarke tells Stephen Sackur he is not in favour of tax cuts in the present economic climate and warns his more "populist" colleagues in the Conservative Party there would have to be cuts to public expenditure to fund any cut in taxes.

You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Monday 18 March at 15:30 and 21:30 GMT and on the BBC News Channel on Tuesday 19 March at 00:30 GMT.

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