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Bereaved Families Failed by Discriminatory Government Policy, Liz Saville Roberts

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Plaid Cymru’s Leader in Westminster, Liz Saville Roberts MP, has accused the UK Government of systematic failings and delaying tactics in the way it supports bereaved families, urging the Secretary of State to act on a Supreme Court ruling last summer which afforded an unmarried widowed mother the right to access Widowed Parent’s Allowance for her children.

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People’s Vote is the only way the Prime Minister’s deal survives

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Plaid Cymru Leader Adam Price AM, and Plaid Cymru Westminster Leader, Liz Saville Roberts MP, have written to the Prime Minister following constructive meetings with her on Wednesday and with other Government Ministers on Thursday.

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Autism Bill rejection has 'let families down'

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Plaid Cymru has expressed its ‘disappointment’ as the Autism Bill was voted down in the Assembly yesterday as ‘letting down’ autistic people and their families.

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'Make Wales a Safer Place for Women' says Leanne Wood

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Leanne Wood AM has helped to launch a network that will be dedicated to tackling sexual harassment and assault.

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Welsh Senedd back Plaid motion to reject no-deal Brexit

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The National Assembly for Wales has today voted in favour of the Plaid Cymru motion to reject an exit from the European Union with no deal under any circumstances.

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Change Parliamentary process to avoid no deal by default

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Plaid Cymru MP Jonathan Edwards has floated the idea of a new voting procedure that would guarantee the House of Commons takes a majority position on a ‘Brexit option’.

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Labour urged to listen to ‘users’ not ‘providers’ on Autism Bill

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Confirming that Plaid Cymru AMs would vote in favour of the autism bill, Plaid Cymru’s shadow minister for health Helen Mary Jones AM has urged Labour to listen to autistic people and their families and support the bill.

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Rhun ap Iorwerth calls for Major Summit to discuss challenges facing Welsh Economy

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Highlighting challenges facing all parts of the Welsh Economy at present – particularly due to the uncertainty surrounding Brexit – Plaid Cymru spokesperson for Economy and Finance Rhun ap Iorwerth has called on Welsh Government to convene a summit to discuss the challenges facing the country’s economy moving forward.

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FM agrees to consider Plaid proposal to devolve controls over welfare in Wales

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The First Minister Mark Drakeford has agreed to ‘explore’ the devolution of welfare administration in a landmark victory for the proposal by Plaid Cymru.

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Lack of perinatal services leaving mothers to see care without their babies’

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Lack of suitable mental health services for pregnant and new mothers in north Wales is forcing mothers to be admitted to psychiatric wards without their babies.

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