Results 1–20 of 3132 for speaker:Ed Miliband

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (20 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: I want to return to the broader context of the question asked by my hon. Friend the Member for Luton South (Mr Shuker). This has been a chilling week for those of us from right across the House who believe in the values of tolerance and diversity. It is not just President Trump: Viktor Orbán has proposed a new tax on organisations that defend refugees and the Italian Government are...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Arts and Culture: Finance (12 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how much funding from the public purse has been allocated for arts and culture in Doncaster (a) in total, (b) per head of the local population and (c) per head in England for the latest year for which figures are available.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Unemployment: Doncaster North (11 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the most recent (a) youth unemployment, (b) unemployment and (c) employment rates are in Doncaster North constituency; and what proportion of the working age population are recipients of employment support allowance in that constituency.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Heritage Lottery Fund (11 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what the per capita heritage lottery funding was in (a) Doncaster and (b) England in the last year for which data are available.

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: National Lottery (11 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what the per capita big lottery fund resource spending was in (a) in Doncaster and (b) England in the last year for which data are available.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Higher Education: Doncaster North (11 Jun 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many people from the Doncaster North constituency entered higher education institutions in the latest year for which figures are available; and how that figure compares with other constituencies.

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Data protection breaches by national news publishers (15 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: I am glad to follow the right hon. Member for Chingford and Woodford Green (Mr Duncan Smith), because I want briefly to address some of the points he has made. What is this amendment from the other place about? It is not about a new system of regulation for the press. It is about one very simple question, which is whether we should go ahead with the Leveson 2 inquiry that was promised when...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Data protection breaches by national news publishers (15 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: I have two answers to that. First, this has been tested, and there were no fines, no systematic investigations and no equivalent front-page corrections. Secondly, there is no substitute for a systematic look at these issues and for asking why that culture was allowed to exist and why in certain cases it is still allowed to exist. Members on the other side rightly express concern about the...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Data protection breaches by national news publishers (15 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: The right hon. Gentleman makes an important point. This is why social media and fake news are at the heart of the terms of reference recommended by Sir Brian and are included in what has come back from the other place. I hope, on the basis of his intervention, that we might have his support for this process, because I see no other vehicle that could achieve what he has just said he wants to...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Data protection breaches by national news publishers (15 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: What it says is that compulsory arbitration, which is what is being promised as part of the IPSO process, is not compulsory, because it is not universal. That is one of the most important things that should be achieved as part of this process.

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Data protection breaches by national news publishers (15 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: My right hon. Friend makes an important point. I hope that right hon. and hon. Members across the House will think about our responsibilities to the victims, about the promises we made and about the fact that this inquiry has a clear purpose. Only this inquiry can get to the truth about what happened and enable us to learn lessons for the future. That is why I will be supporting what has come...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: I give way to the hon. Gentleman’s constitutional knowledge, but I do not give way to him on morality—and this is a question of morality and of promises we made. Remember the furore about all these events? Remember how people looked at us? Remember how all of us—Labour Governments too—were too close to the press, and how we said we would learn lessons? I take my...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: Other people have asked, “Why can’t the police just do it?” That suggests that whenever there is a police inquiry there cannot be a public inquiry. My answer is this: there is no substitute for the breadth of a public inquiry and its ability to see what happened. A lot has emerged even since Leveson 1. At that time, people said the hacking and improper behaviour were just at...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: If the new clause was agreed today, the Secretary of State would within three months have to trigger an inquiry covering Northern Ireland. The point about consultation is precisely to consult with Members of the Assembly, Ministers, if they are in place, and those in Scotland as well. That is simply a point about consultation. I know the hon. Gentleman cares passionately about these issues. I...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: That is a very good point, and I will come to it in a moment, because it is important to answer it. I want to make another point about the case for carrying on with Leveson 2. I do not believe, I am afraid, that the regulator we have, IPSO, is nearly good enough. It bears too much resemblance to its predecessor, the Press Complaints Commission. Just think about this regulator: it has not...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: I shall speak in support of new clause 18, which stands in my name and that of the right hon. and learned Member for Rushcliffe (Mr Clarke) and four Members from four other parties across the House. I have tabled the new clause for one overriding reason: to keep a promise that everyone in this House made to the victims of phone hacking and other unlawful conduct. I well remember the day when...

Data Protection Bill [Lords]: Guidance about how to seek redress against media organisations (9 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: This is an extraordinary way to make policy. Will the Secretary of State explain to us why there can be a Leveson for Northern Ireland, but not for the rest of the United Kingdom?

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Climate Change Convention (1 May 2018)

Ed Miliband: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the timetable is for the Committee on Climate Change to complete its review into the implications of the Paris Agreement for the UK’s long-term climate targets.

Uk Relations: Saudi Arabia: Blagging: Leveson Inquiry (7 Mar 2018)

Ed Miliband: I urge the Secretary of State to stop trying to hide behind the Leveson inquiry, because the man who was responsible for that inquiry says he fundamentally disagrees with him. In the remarkable letter he wrote to the Secretary of State, he said: “I have no doubt that there is still a legitimate expectation on behalf of the public and, in particular, the alleged victims of phone hacking...

Sky/Fox Update (23 Jan 2018)

Ed Miliband: I warmly welcome the CMA’s strong set of findings on plurality. The CMA says explicitly that the deal would give the Murdoch family trust “too much influence over public opinion and the political agenda.” I pay warm tribute to the Secretary of State’s predecessor, the right hon. Member for Staffordshire Moorlands (Karen Bradley), because we would not be here had she...


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.