Justice Questions

April 26th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

At Justice questions on Tuesday 26 April, I was called to ask the Minister a question.   Valerie Vaz: The Supreme Court has found that the Justice Secretary acted without moral authority and in a legal vacuum. Will he now …

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Valerie asks the Health Secretary if he will negotiate with BMA

April 25th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Monday 25 April 2016, ahead of the 48-hour Junior Doctors Strike, I asked the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt:   Valerie Vaz MP: In his statement, the Secretary of State said that this was “in our manifesto”. …

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Valerie appears on Sunday Politics West Midlands

April 24th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Sunday 17 April 2016,  I was a guest on the BBC Sunday Politics West Midlands. Topics for discussion were the revelations of the Panama Papers, the possible demise of the Lib Dems and Steel.   The Panama Papers scandal …

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Valerie raises Junior Doctors at Business Questions and meets Junior Doctors at Dept of Health

April 21st, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

The Junior Doctors have been waiting for the Secretary of State Jeremy Hunt outside Richmond House, the Department of Health so that they can engage with him to discuss the imposition of “7” day contract. The Secretary of State has …

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Palmyra in Trafalgar Square

April 21st, 2016

On 21 April 2016, I visited the replica of an ancient triumphal arch of Palmyra which was unveiled on Tuesday 19 April 2016 at Trafalgar Square as part of World Heritage Week. The arch was built by the Institute of …

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Votes won in the House of Commons

April 20th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

In the House there were two important debates on Wednesday 20 April 2016. I signed both motions and both motions were passed. &nspb; The first motion: that this house believes that Daesh’s genocide of minorities including the Yazidi’s, Christian’s and …

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Valerie chairs Westminster Hall debate

April 19th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 19 April 2016, I chaired a Westminster Hall debate on Unaccompanied Children. The debate was moved by Mr David Burrowes MP.   The debate focused on the UK’s responsibility to separated children as they arrive in this country, …

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Valerie supports Anglesey Day in Parliament

April 19th, 2016
Valerie Vaz MP

On Tuesday 19 April 2016, I  attended the Anglesey Day event in Parliament where I met small businesses including food and drink producers based in Anglesey to discuss issues they are currently facing.   I was delighted to meet Rhian Williams of Plas …

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