WRITTEN STATEMENTS OF OPINION TABLED ON 26 SEPTEMBER 2017
R Signifies the Member has declared an interest
OPIN-2017-0054 Opposing austerity
Vikki Howells (26/09/17)
Hefin David (27/09/17)
Julie Mogan (27/09/17)
Jenny Rathbone (27/09/17)
Eluned Morgan (28/09/17)
Dawn Bowden (28/09/17)
Lynne Neagle (28/09/17)
Huw Irranca-Davies (04/10/17)
Joyce Watson (09/10/17)
1. Notes that Cardiff Council leader, Huw Thomas, attended the UK Parliament on Tuesday 12 September, along with the leaders and mayors of six other cities, to present a report calling for investment and appropriate resourcing.
2. Is disappointed that the UK Government declined an invitation to send a representative.
3. Notes that Westminster spending cuts to welfare and public services have already inflicted damage upon our communities and economy.
4. Supports Fair Funding Wales in condemning the continued underfunding of the Welsh Government and in pushing for a needs-based settlement that delivers the future that Wales deserves.