Child Poverty

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions – in the House of Commons at 2:30 pm on 31st March 2008.

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Photo of James Purnell James Purnell Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions 2:30 pm, 31st March 2008

We are, of course, implementing David Freud's recommendations, and my hon. Friend is right to say that he is advising the Department on exactly how to do that. We welcome anyone's thoughts on how to abolish child poverty and we shall look to work with the child poverty lobby and anybody else on refreshing our strategy to meet the goal of taking children out of poverty by 2020.

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