Andrea Supports Proxy Voting

Members of Parliament shouldn't have to chose between their children and representing their constituents.

Andrea recalls having to drag Clifford, then weeks old, across the country in order to vote many times and therefore she support proxy voting.

Andrea Raises Tougher Sentences for Crime

Today, Andrea raised the recent vandalism that occurred over the Christmas period at Outwood Memorial Hall in the House of Commons.

Andrea raised this issue during Home Office Questions to push for tougher sentences for those found guilty of such crimes. 

Constituency Round Up

I had a great weekend attending a number of events across our local area.

Andrea visits The Morley Academy

After meeting with Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships, Anne Milton, to discuss post-16 funding this week, Andrea has visited The Morley Academy and took part in a Q&A with students.

Westminster round up

It was another very busy week in Westminster. I was back in the office on Monday and that afternoon I gave a speech in a Westminster Hall debate. This was a debate in response to an E-petition on leaving the EU on WTO terms which received a staggering 300, 000 signatures.