April 13, 2016

David Cameron Refuses to Match the Welsh Labour Commitment on Opt-Out Organ Donation

Today I questioned Prime Minister David Cameron about bringing an ‘opt-out’ (presumed consent) system of organ donation to the rest of the UK, following its introduction in Wales. The Welsh Labour Government implemented this legislation in 2015, and evidence from around the world has shown that countries with an opt-out system see higher levels of organ donation, and therefore more …

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April 13, 2016

Speaking Up for Staff at the Insolvency Service in Cardiff to BIS Secretary

Yesterday, the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) Sajid Javid MP gave an update to Parliament on the UK steel crisis. I took the opportunity to ask the Secretary for reassurances that BIS will not cut jobs at the Cardiff office of the Insolvency Service. Sadly, the Secretary failed to provide any such assurance, and simply said …

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