Speeches: House of Commons: Speech notes, press cuttings and Hansard.

Reference code: CHAR 9/90

Part of: CHAR 9
Next record: CHAR 9/91A-B
Previous record: CHAR 9/89

Date: 04 Feb 1930 - 02 Jun 1930

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A copy of Hansard, reporting the debate on the Coal Mines Bill (4 February), including a speech by WSC on amendments to the bill. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4705 - 4707.

Speech notes for WSC's speech (13 March), entitled "Unemployment (Industrial and Fiscal Policy)" on the Labour Government's aggravation of bad economic conditions by taxation. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4713 - 4721.

Speech notes and typescript for WSC's speech (28 March), entitled "Unemployment Insurance" on the history of the Unemployment Insurance Fund, and an increase in its borrowing powers. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4734 - 4741.

Press cuttings from the Times and the Birmingham Post reporting WSC's speech (4 April), entitled "Unemployment Insurance (No 3) Bill" on funding unemployment insurance, and worsening unemployment under the Labour Government. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4742 - 4750.

Typescript for WSC's speech (15 April), entitled "The Budget" on taxation and rating relief. Source material includes notes on Free Trade and taxation in the Netherlands. Also includes a press cutting from the Times reporting the speech. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4750 - 4761.

Speech notes for WSC's speech (2 June), entitled "Naval Disarmament Treaty" on the loss of British naval superiority over the United States, and the need for a navy to insure food supplies. Published: Complete Speeches V pp 4814 - 4822.

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