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Nicola Richards is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Nicola Richards sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
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What diplomatic steps he is taking to support peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
Despite assurances that, after countless delays, the EU review of Palestinian textbooks would be published in March, there is still no sign of the report. UK taxpayers’ money pays the salaries of Palestinian teachers who use material inciting violence against Israel and Jews, making peace harder to achieve. What more will my right hon. Friend do to ensure that UK aid does not prolong the...
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the recent upsurge in catalytic converter thefts, if her Department will take steps to ensure that insurance companies do not impose higher excesses or premiums on future policies as a result of those crimes.
Conservative MP for West Bromwich East
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 12 Apr 2021.
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