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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 10th December 1981.

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Photo of Mr Michael Foot Mr Michael Foot , Ebbw Vale 12:00 am, 10th December 1981

Is the Prime Minister yet in a position to answer my question of two days ago'? May I repeat it for her benefit? Can she confirm that a married man on average earnings, with two children, who becomes unemployed, will be £13 a week worse off than he would have been had the Government not cut the value of the benefits?