Shock! MP doesn't know his own manifesto: ID Cards

On Wednesday, Nick Palmer said in parliament:

Does my right hon. Friend agree that we were elected on a clear commitment to introduce ID cards, and that the attempt by some Members of the unelected House to allow criminals and others to opt out of carrying the card is not only anti-democratic but ridiculous?

I do really resent being lumped into the same boat as 'criminals' in the phrase 'criminals and others'. I would suggest that criminals would love the card, as it would give a false sense of security to people they were trying to con...