Work and Pensions Committee Press Notice

11 December 2008: For Immediate Release

Department for Work and Pensions’ response to the economic downturn and the implications for welfare reform.

Evidence Sessions Announced

The Work and Pensions Committee has today announced evidence sessions on the DWP’s response to the economic downturn, and the implications for welfare reform.

Wednesday 14 January 2009, the Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 9.30am

John Philpot, Chief Economist, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

At 10.00am

Rt. Hon. James Purnell MP, Secretary of State.

Please note that all timings are approximate.