Parliamentary Work
Queen’s Speech 2021

Queen’s Speech 2021

Every year, at the State Opening of Parliament, the Government sets out its plans for the next year in the Queen’s Speech. The 31 Bills announced by the Government this year laid down a clear anti-democratic agenda.

Finance Bill – Second Reading

Finance Bill – Second Reading

This week, I voted against the Government’s Finance Bill, which will only add to the crises of low pay, insecure work, rising poverty and inequality now facing us after ten years of austerity and the Government’s mishandling of the pandemic.