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Press Release: #AnnaMPQs

March 14, 2018

Anna McMorrin MP launches #AnnaMPQs with primary school students in Cardiff North                 Anna McMorrin MP has launched a series of online chats with primary school students in her constituency of Cardiff North called #AnnaMPQs. The first to take part was Gabalfa Primary School wh…

Anna McMorrin MP: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia visit to the UK

March 7, 2018

Today, Prime Minister Theresa May and her Government will welcome Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia to the UK, rolling out the red carpet for someone who continues to order the bombing of civilians in Yemen, resulting in thousands of deaths and a catastrophic humanitarian crisis. I ha…

1950s Women Pension Inequality Meeting

March 2, 2018

On Friday 23rd February I hosted a 1950s Women Pension Inequality meeting at Whitchurch Rugby Club. Here is the follow-up email that I sent to everyone who attended - if you would like to be added to the mailing list for future updates about the campaign then please email me at…

Statement: Military Detention of Palestinian Children by Israeli Authorities.

March 2, 2018

I signed on to the Military Detention of Palestinian Children by Israeli Authorities Early Day Motion without hesitation, along with many of my Labour colleagues. My colleagues and I are appalled at Israel’s application of civilian criminal law to Palestinian children. We will not stand for such a …

Statement: Refugee (Family Reunion) Bill

March 2, 2018

I am completely in agreement with the sponsors of the bill that the current definition of family that guides sponsorship allowance is obtuse and limiting. This inadequate definition lacks the level of empathy that I would expect the Government to practice upon welcoming refugees into our country. I…

Reponse: Legalisation of cannabis for medical use.

March 2, 2018

I look forward to standing beside many of my Labour colleagues in support of the Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill when it comes before the House of Commons for a second reading, which I now understand has been postponed to Friday 6 July. In light of the recent publicity surroundin…

Statement: UCU Strike Action

February 26, 2018

I am very aware that academic staff at our universities make a huge contribution, helping to ensure we have a well-educated population, and a skilled and educated workforce, never more important than at the moment. I am firmly of the view that academic staff should be suitably awarded for their ende…

Anna McMorrin MP joins #PlasticFreeParliament

February 9, 2018

I am supporting the Surfers Against Sewage’s #PlasticFreeParliament campaign aiming to highlight and tackle avoidable plastics. The project is focused on 5 single-use plastics across the parliamentary estate; of which over 2 million were purchased in 2017! The campaign encourages MPs to reduce your…

Anna McMorrin MP: Welsh Grand Committee

February 9, 2018

At the Welsh Grand Committee on 7th February 2018, I was pleased to have had the chance to speak Welsh today during the Wales Grand Committee on the Autumn Budget on Wednesday. Mae’n un o ieithoedd swyddogol y Deyrnas Unedig, ac mae llawer o fy etholwyr yng Ngogledd Caerdydd yn ei siarad, felly r…

Press Release: Anna McMorrin MP raises concerns about PIP

January 31, 2018

Anna McMorrin, MP for Cardiff North, was among several Labour MPs who demanded that the Government acts to address concerns about the treatment of Personal Independence claimants, amid worries that the upcoming review will bring a fresh wave of nightmare stories.  This week, Debbie Abrahams MP, Sha…

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