Impact Assessment or Sectoral Analysis?

January 18th, 2018

In December 2016 David Davis, the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, told the Exiting the EU Select Committee that the Government was carrying out approximately 58 sets of analyses of the impact of Brexit on sectors which …

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Business Questions 18 January 2018

January 18th, 2018
Valerie Vaz MP

At Business Questions this week I raised Carillion’s insolvency. Short sellers made £137 million when Carillion’s share price fell by 70% over the course of three trading days following the July profit warning. Hedge funds were betting on the collapse …

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European Union Withdrawal Bill – Remaining Stages

January 17th, 2018
The House Division 17Jan18

On Tuesday 16 January and Wednesday 17 January 2018 the Report Stage and the Third Reading of the European Union Withdrawal Bill were debated. The third reading of the EU withdrawal bill passed the House of Commons by 324 votes …

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Signing the Holocaust Memorial Day Book

January 17th, 2018
Holocaust Education Trust - Valerie Vaz MP

Saturday 27th January will mark the anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration and death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, the site of the largest mass murder in history. I pledged my commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were …

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Business Questions 11 January 2018

January 11th, 2018
Valerie Vaz MP

At Business Questions this week, following on from the Opposition day debate yesterday, I raised the NHS Winter Crisis. This year we have seen the NHS cancel operations and people left waiting on trolleys. The Care Quality Commission decided to …

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Rail Franchising Opposition Day Debate

January 10th, 2018

On Wednesday 10 January 2018 an Opposition Day Debate was held on Rail Franchising. The Opposition Labour Party tabled the following motion for debate: “That this House believes that rail franchising is failing to provide adequate services for passengers or …

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NHS Winter Crisis Opposition Day Debate

January 10th, 2018
New Gamma Camera 7Jul17

On Wednesday 10 January 2018 an Opposition Day Debate was held on the NHS Winter Crisis. The Opposition Labour Party tabled the following motion for debate: “That this House expresses concern at the effect on patient care of the closure …

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My article for Walsall Advertiser – 4 January 2018

January 4th, 2018

As the chimes of Big Ben rang out for the start of 2017, little did we know what an eventful year it would turn out to be. In March the letter was delivered by hand to the EU letting them …

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Valerie interviewed for The House Magazine

January 3rd, 2018
The House Magazine

I was interviewed by Sebastian Whale for The House Magazine in which I discussed my role as Shadow Leader of the House and my holding the Government to account. The interview can be read here.

eNews December 2017

January 3rd, 2018
Valerie Vaz MP

The December 2017 of my eNews is available to read here. To view previous editions of me eNews, please click here. If you wish to receive a copy of me eNews please sign up below. * indicates required Email Address …

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