Pointing out that it was the shortest Queen’s Speech since 1997, Cameron said Labour have “run out of money, run out of time, run out of ideas”.
Cameron said that the background to this Speech was a country facing “the most difficult circumstances for a generation”, notably an economic crisis “with the longest recession since the war and the worst public finances in living memory”.
But, instead of the real Queen’s Speech the country needed he said what we got was “a Queen’s Speech which is just a Labour press release on Palace parchment”.
Cameron said that there should be an election “instead of wasting the country’s time and inflicting further damage”. “What is the point of this Government?”, he asked.
Read the full speech here