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STATEMENT OF THE PRIME MINISTER ON POVERTY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 809: tabled on 04 March 1992

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 47 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes with astonishment the words used by the Prime Minister 'Poverty, what poverty?' in an interview with the Glasgow Herald; and regrets to conclude that these sentiments are wholly compatible with the outlook of a man who was also the architect of the Social Fund.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Workington
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Leyton
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Stockton North
Cryer, Bob
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Bradford South
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Easington
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Edinburgh Central
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Aberdeen South
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Glasgow, Pollok
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Midlothian
Enright, Derek
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Hemsworth
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
St Helens North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Newport West
Galbraith, Mr Sam
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Wentworth
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Clydesdale
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 9 March 1992
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Barnsley Central
Ingram, Mr Adam
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
East Kilbride
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Cunninghame South
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Stretford
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Liverpool, Garston
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Halifax
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Makerfield
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Paisley South
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Sheffield, Heeley
Moonie, Dr Lewis
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Kirkcaldy
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Knowsley South
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Burnley
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Gateshead East
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Dundee West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Bolsover
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 13 March 1992
City of Durham
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Glasgow Central
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Swansea West
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1992
Preston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.