Lord Wolfson of Tredegar

Conservative Peer

Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 30 December 2020

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (22 Dec 2020 to 13 Apr 2022)

Recent appearances

  • Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 7 May 2024

    My Lords, all I am doing is highlighting that, when it comes to gross breaches of human rights around the world, Israel is treated differently, both in the manner that I have described and, if I may say so respectfully, by the noble Lord in his contributions to this House. When people stop treating Israel differently, Clause 3(7) will not be needed, but until then it is a necessary and...
  • Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 7 May 2024

    I am looking at the time. I am happy to continue this conversation elsewhere, but I will say this: I would be happy if Clause 3(7) encompassed not only Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories but the Palestinian Authority, because I do not want anybody using divestment or boycotts as a lever in the Middle East. We should all be working for peace, and we do not work for peace through...
  • Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill - Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) 7 May 2024

    My Lords, it is a pleasure to follow that speech, although I respectfully point out that groups such as Diaspora Alliance hold the same sway and weight in the Jewish community as, for example, Gays for Trump would in the homosexual community in America. You can always find a Jew or Jewish group who will say whatever you want; going back to the Talmud, we are a disputatious people. I would...

More of Lord Wolfson of Tredegar’s recent appearances

RSS feed (?)

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.