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Laura Trott is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Laura Trott sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
We have lots more plain English analysis of Laura Trott’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Laura Trott’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, what progress his Department is making on addressing disparities in support for victims of the Infected Blood Scandal across the four nations of the UK.
I, alongside everyone else, want to congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Stroud (Siobhan Baillie) on securing such an important debate. I start with the basic principle that what is illegal offline must be illegal online. If a person shouts and threatens to murder someone in the street, if they threaten to rape them, if they are racist, if they stalk someone: these are crimes and...
Across Sevenoaks and Swanley, high streets are preparing to reopen, supported by our brilliant Sevenoaks District Council. However, we are finding that some of our local businesses are being rejected for support from the high street recovery fund. Will my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State meet me and my local council to discuss how we can address some of the issues?
Conservative MP for Sevenoaks
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 12 Apr 2021.
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