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  • Kinnock Visit to US
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    Kinnock Visit to U.S.

    Mr. Kinnock met with reporters before and after a luncheon with members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He discussed East-West relations and Britain’s role in a changing Europe as well…

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  • No Confidence Vote Debate
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    No Confidence Vote Debate

    The House of Commons debated the call for a “no confidence vote” on Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

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  • Labour Party Speech
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    Labour Party Speech

    Mr. Kinnock, leader of the minority Labour party, spoke at the Labour Party convention in Blackpool, England. His talk discussed the growth of the Labour Party and their goals for the…

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  • BBC Coverage of British Budget 1990
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    BBC Coverage of British Budget 1990

    The BBC network covered the annual British budget message by interviewing members of Parliament and analyzing the economic plan for the coming year. The BBC televised various panels and…

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  • Special Session on Persian Gulf Situation
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    Special Session on Persian Gulf Situation

    The British House of Commons was recalled from recess by the prime minister to debate the invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and other developments in the Persian Gulf. This portion of the debate…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher answered questions from the members of Parliament.

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  • Debate on Queens Speech
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    Debate on Queen's Speech

    The prime minister and parliamentary leaders debated the speech given by Queen Elizabeth II on November 6 to open Parliament. The speech, written by members of the majority party, set out the…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    During his first Question Time as prime minister, Mr. Major answered members' questions on his policies concerning the poll tax, the European Union, the number of women in his cabinet, and…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Topics include the recently implemented poll tax, or community charge, which replaces a property tax with a tax on individuals. Members also question Mrs. Thatcher on the riots at…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The prime minister answered questions concerning remarks made by British Trade and Industry Secretary Nicholas Ridley. Those remarks characterized West Germany, Great Britain’s largest trade partner, in a…

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  • Britains Role in the European Community
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    Britain's Role in the European Community

    Leaders of the twelve European Community countries met in Rome on October 27 and 28. The main point of discussion of the conference was a timetable for monetary union of the European…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The prime minister answered questions which focused on the economy and social services.

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Mrs. Thatcher addressed a question from Labour Party leader Neil Kinnock on reports alleging that she had privately admitted that the new poll tax was a mistake. On the night before this…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Earlier in the week it had been announced that Prime Minister John Major would make his first trip to the United States as Prime Minister later in December. The Prime Minister responded to…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    One of the main topics was Britain’s economy. Kinnock questioned Mrs. Thatcher about the country’s current interest rate and inflation. The prime minister was also questioned whether she…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The Prime Minister responded to questions about the poll tax and the upcoming general election, AIDS contamination of National Health Service blood supplies and changing the hours for the…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The prime minister answered members questions on a variety of economic topics including housing costs, unemployment and interest rates.

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  • Report on the Houston Economic Summit
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    Report on the Houston Economic Summit

    The prime minister spoke to the House of Commons concerning her visit to the U.S. and discussed the report which entailed various important issues that were agreed upon at the summit. During this…

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