Debate on the impact of Government policies on women

09 June 2011

Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities, Yvette Cooper, moved an Opposition Day Debate in the House of Commons on Wednesday 8 June on the Government's policies and their effect on women

Minister for Women and Equalities, Theresa May, responded on behalf of the Government.

Watch and read the views expressed by MPs during the debate on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard.


Debates are an opportunity for MPs to discuss government policy, proposed new laws and current issues. It allows MPs to voice the concerns and interests of their constituents.

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