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Part of Opposition Day — [7th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 5:26 pm on 20th October 2015.

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Photo of Clive Lewis Clive Lewis Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) 5:26 pm, 20th October 2015

My hon. Friend is not alone. In my constituency, 4,000 working parents will be affected by the working tax credit cuts, as will 6,700 children. This is, in effect, a work penalty. I ask her to support me in telling Conservative Members, “You are not the party of working people, and shame on you.”