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Steve McCabe MP calls on Government to sign Blue Belt Charter

Steve McCabe MP calls on Government to sign Blue Belt Charter

MP tells Home Office Minister to crackdown on aggressive antisocial behaviour before it results in gang warfare

MP tells Home Office Minister to crackdown on aggressive antisocial behaviour before it results in gang warfare

Steve McCabe MP has called on the Government to ensure his constituents are able to seek assistance from Jobcentre Plus over Christmas and New Year

Steve McCabe MP has called on the Government to ensure his constituents are able to seek assistance from Jobcentre Plus over Christmas and New Year

Economic growth forecasts cut as Chancellor juggles to keep tory ship afloat

Economic growth forecasts cut as Chancellor juggles to keep tory ship afloat

The Chancellor has been, once again, forced to cut the UK’s growth forecast during his budget statement despite claiming the economy is strong.

Rise in food prices squeezing already stretched budgets say Birmingham MP

Rise in food prices squeezing already stretched budgets say Birmingham MP

Steve McCabe MP is calling on the Chancellor to ease pressure on family budgets after latest figures reveal inflation remains at 5-and-a-half-year high with food prices on the increase.

Steve McCabe MP pledges to push for enforcement of pay gap reporting on Equal Pay Day

Steve McCabe MP pledges to push for enforcement of pay gap reporting on Equal Pay Day

Steve has been campaigning on the burgeoning issue of childhood tooth decay in Birmingham and has been calling for an early intervention scheme to improve oral health outcomes of children while reducing the financial burden of costly tooth extractions. The announcement of an early intervention scheme being piloted in specific areas in England represents progress, but Steve believes the case for including the West Midlands as part of the pilot scheme has been overlooked by NHS bosses.

 

In the last year he has been inundated with complaints about burglaries, street muggings, car jackings and aggressive anti-social behaviour, particularly that involving gangs on motorcycles creating mayhem on roads and parks and terrorising local communities. The MP himself was assaulted when he tackled thugs on motorbikes in July this year.

 

As is common these days, I’ve been inundated with constituents asking me to vote for or against the EU Withdrawal Bill. Those who want me to vote against fear this is an attack on democracy. Those who believe this is about Brexit have bought the Government’s argument that it must have its own way on everything, even if that’s obviously against the interests of the majority of the British people.

 

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Articles by Steve

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...

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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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