I have received a wide range of views and differing comments from constituents regarding the death of George Floyd, the subsequent riots, other issues that have arisen since and I thought it best to address some of these concerns here on my webpage.
Whilst it is important our transport system continues to function throughout this pandemic, it is also absolutely essential we keep all our transport staff safe. I was saddened to hear of the death of Belly Mujinga, and my thoughts are with her family and loves ones who mourn her death.
I want to make it clear that I do not want to leave the EU without a deal. It is not my preferred option and I would rather leave with an agreement. The terms of the existing Withdrawal Agreement in its current form are, however, unacceptable to Parliament.
“My position is clear further to the publicity around Shamina Begum. Anyone who has left the UK to support terrorist organisations - organisations that seek to cause harm to our citizens and sow hate in our country - is not welcome here.
I have waited until the Prime Minister's 'Deal' has reached what seems to be an unalterable point - having been agreed by the EU Council - before responding to you in order to be as definitive as possible.
Universal Credit (UC) is the biggest and most fundamental reform to the welfare state since its creation. It is a modern benefit based on the sound principles that work should always pay and those who need support receive it. It is also fair to taxpayers.
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