December 17, 2015

TTIP Debate in Parliament

On Thursday 10th December there was the debate in the House of Commons about the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).  I have been campaigning against TTIP for a long time, and have been contacted by hundreds of constituents who share my concerns about this toxic trade agreement and the hugely negative impacts it could have on our country. I …

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December 9, 2015

TTIP – Debate in Parliament

On Thursday 10th December there will be a debate in the House of Commons about the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Hundreds of constituents have contacted me to raise their concerns about this dangerous trade agreement. In October I met local 38 Degrees campaigners from Cardiff who delivered a petition against TTIP. I am proud to stand up …

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April 20, 2015

Incumbent Lib Dem MP won’t sign TTIP Petition

WalesOnline featured an article this week highlighting the fact that Cardiff Central’s incumbent MP won’t sign the ‘NHS Wales out of TTIP’ petition. TTIP, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, could lead to the privatisation of our NHS. It’s been negotiated behind closed doors, and its implementation could involve secret courts. It’s really important to me that our NHS is …

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March 31, 2015

Keep the NHS out of TTIP

I was pleased to be able to sign the NHS out of TTIP campaign petition in Cardiff last week. The Cardiffian has covered the campaign, which is really important in making sure that our NHS continues to operate publicly, and for everyone, rather than being at the mercy of corporations. Some of the agreements in TTIP would stop parts of the privatised …

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