The Chancellor, Alistair Darling, arrived at the Politics Show after returning from Washington overnight.
He’d been at a meeting of the leaders of the 20 biggest economies in the world.
Jon Sopel asked him what, realistically, came out of the meeting that will affect ordinary people in the coming weeks and months.
Read the full transcipt of the interview at bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/politics_show/
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