Hansard: Has the Chancellor put personal interest above national?

Would it not at the very least help to dispel the impression that the Chancellor is acting in his own political interests, rather than in the national economic interest, if he made it clear today that he was not going to stand for the leadership of the Tory party so that he could concentrate on his job as Chancellor of the Exchequer?

Kevin Brennan MP in a debate on the Budget (Hansard Link)