Prime Minister's Questions: 21 March 2012

20 March 2012

Prime Minister, David Cameron, answered questions from MPs in the House of Commons on 21 March 2012 on withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, taxes and the Air Ambulance service.

Watch Prime Minister's Questions on Parliament TV.

Prime Minister's Questions

Starting at 12pm, the Prime Minister answers questions from MPs in the Commons for half an hour every Wednesday.

In most cases, the session starts with a routine 'open question' from an MP about the Prime Minister's engagements. MPs can then ask supplementary questions on any subject, often one of current political significance.

Opposition MPs follow up on this or another topic, usually led by the Leader of the Opposition, Edward Miliband. Normally, he is the only MP allowed to come back with further questions.

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