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A Queens Speech from a broken Government with weakness and instability at its core

A Queens Speech from a broken Government with weakness and instability at its core

Speaking after the Queens Speech, which outlined the Government’s legislative programme for the next two years, Steve McCabe MP (Birmingham Selly Oak) says this is a programme from a broken Government with weakness and instability at its core.

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Government tells Steve McCabe they will not release information on Baverstock Academy as it could influence the Election.

Government tells Steve McCabe they will not release information on Baverstock Academy as it could influence the Election.

The Government has refused, in response to an FOI request from Steve McCabe, to release information they hold on their recent announcement to close Baverstock Academy because of the 'risk that the electorate could be influenced.'

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Steve McCabe welcomes renewed NHS England grant for Acorns

Steve McCabe welcomes renewed NHS England grant for Acorns

Steve McCabe and Jon Ashworth meet local dentist to launch Healthy Smiles for Birmingham Campaign

Steve McCabe and Jon Ashworth meet local dentist to launch Healthy Smiles for Birmingham Campaign

 

The Queen delivered her speech in the House of Lords with a heavy emphasis on Brexit, outlining 8 Bills including the Repeal Bill which will repeal the European Communities Act 1972.

 

Other measures announced included an Automated and electric Vehicles Bill, HS2 Bill to extend High Speed Rail from Birmingham to Crewe and a draft Tenant’s Fee’s Bill, a Labour policy that prevents landlords and estate agents from charging big fees to tenants.

 

The ruling was made using the controversial FOI Section 36 exemption which is known as the “Get Out of Jail Free” card which public authorities use when they want to withhold information and no other suitable exemption can be applied.

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The last few weeks haven’t been the best for Ken Clarke what with his revealing comments on rape and the shambles over the 50% sentencing discount but Labour can’t assume that because the Tories are...

In the early 80s I worked with unemployed young people in Wolverhampton. It had a profound impact on me as I witnessed a generation denied the life...

Our Community

Birmingham Selly Oak is a diverse constituency in South Birmingham.

Birmingham Selly Oak is made up of the 4 local government wards of Billesley, Brandwood, Bournville and Selly Oak.

MY CAMPAIGNS

I am an involved in a number of long-running campaigns, including my Veterans' campaign, fighting crime and antisocial behaviour in our communities, standing up for victims and tackling unemployment....

STANDING UP FOR YOU

I have campaigned for school crossings, against poorly sited phone masts and taken up individual cases against organisations like Birmingham City Council. Click here to see...

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