Statements on Afghanistan, Budget Responsibility and Oil Spill

15 June 2010

The Prime Minister, the Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change each respectively made a Ministerial statement to the House of Commons on 15 June 2010 on Afghanistan, the Office of Budget Responsibility and the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill.

Prime Minister, Mr David Cameron MP, made a statement in the House of Commons on Afghanistan.

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr George Osborne MP, made a statement in the House of Commons on the Office of Budget Responsibility.

Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Chris Huhne MP, made a statement in the House of Commons on the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill.

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday). Statements usually relate to matters of policy or government actions.

At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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