The Defence Secretary repeatedly refused to say the pledge was a “policy” and instead continued to call it an “aim” and an “ambition”.
Michael Fallon admitted that the Tories do not know how much it will cost the exchequer to reduce immigration by two thirds.. BBC Newsnight
Presenter Evan Davis asked the Tory MP: “On the immigration pledge, to get immigration down, have you costed that one?
“Has someone done some work and said ‘this is how much it will cost the exchequer’ because my understanding is the Office for Budget Responsibility thinks cutting migration does cost the exchequer. Have you guys costed that proposal?”
Fallon responded: “There’s been various…
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