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Deferred Divisions: Early Parliamentary General Election (4 Sep 2019)

Thelma Walker: ...who act with both honour and integrity and respect the business in this Chamber. However, I want that election on the Opposition’s terms and when there is no possible chance of a no-deal Brexit. The history books will show that this current Government acted with neither honour nor integrity, and made us the laughing stock of the world. Our country deserves far better.

Public Bill Committee: Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill [Lords] Committee: Power in respect of EU financial services legislation with pre-exit origins (26 Feb 2019)

Thelma Walker: ...financial stability is placed at the heart of our regulatory agenda. I fear that the Bill represents the exact opposite of such sentiments. The Government are undertaking a series of far-reaching Brexit-related changes through statutory instruments. Secondary legislation is something that only lawyers, parliamentarians, policy makers and a handful of others are familiar with. For that...

Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government (16 Jan 2019)

Thelma Walker: ...it. Fast forward 30 years to when she is a grown woman—do I want her to inherit the world determined by this Government? No, I do not. I wonder how she will judge the Government’s handling of Brexit when she is a grown woman. I see it as a full-blown display of incompetence, focused purely on party interests, and as a failure to take strong action to protect jobs and the economy,...

Brexit Negotiations and No Deal Contingency Planning (4 Sep 2018)

Thelma Walker: Many businesses in Colne Valley are concerned about the uncertainty of the outcome of Brexit negotiations. One constituent has contacted me with genuine worries about future staffing and recruitment of EU nationals. Should not the Government be putting the interests of local businesses and livelihoods above party divisions?

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