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Sam Tarry is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Sam Tarry sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
We have lots more plain English analysis of Sam Tarry’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Sam Tarry’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if his Department will publish the findings of the 2016 security review into overseas nuclear investment.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what types of company he plans on including within the scope of the proposed national security and investment Bill.
The last time I raised test and trace failures, the Secretary of State accused me of not being serious. Well, I am deadly serious. The Mildmay testing centre opposite my office in Ilford South has stopped accepting walk-in tests, despite the constituency being on the cusp of a local lockdown, with Redbridge now having the highest infection rate in London. The Secretary of States has...
Labour MP for Ilford South
Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election
Last updated: 14 Sep 2020.
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