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Maria Eagle MP, Labour's Shadow Transport Secretary, commenting on reports that George Osborne is considering a change to fuel duty said: 

“Warm words from George Osborne about a 1p change on fuel duty are all well and good, but families are paying 3p a litre more at the pump because of the VAT rise he chose to bring in.” 

“The Conservative-led Government is all over the place on fuel prices. Each week Ministers raise expectations of action but they’ve still done nothing.   

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