He said 'while there is nothing wrong with pensioners per se. - we do need to cut the net increase'. He said 'it is recognised they are by far the biggest drain on housing, energy, the NHS and other core public services'.
Cameron is proposing a cull of numbers to the dismay of Labour, which has called the cull 'unethical'.
Praise for Thatcher
Cameron said Labour criticism was nonsense and that Margeret Thatcher showed the way in the 80s by 'cutting pensions, the NHS and other benefits for the old and increasing VAT, leading to a cull of thousands who died of hypothermia and ill health'.
Cameron - same old Tory right wing bollocks
...Well the above argument makes more sense than Cameron's attack on immigration. Considering most immigrants are younger, working harder and better qualified than those who were born here, it seems strange to blame them for putting a strain on our country when they are making up a majority of new skilled workers building houses and infrastructure and improving the NHS.