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My thoughts on gun crime in America

I read this week that more Americans have died from guns (including suicides, murders and accidents) than the sum total of all the Americans who have died in all the wars in American history. After another 59 people were killed in the painfully tragic events that happened in Las Vegas this week, we are again […]

MARK TAMI MP INVITES STUDENTS TO ENTER VIDEO COMPETITION ON FAKE NEWS

Mark Tami MP is encouraging all local A-level students in Alyn and Deeside to take part in the Political Studies Association (PSA)’s Schools’ Video Competition, now in its seventh year.  A highlight in the PSA’s calendar of activities to engage young people in the study of politics, the annual film competition, sponsored by YouGov, is […]

Mark Tami MP pleased with Welsh Government’s Deeside Corridor announcement

The Welsh Government have decided what route they will use when the £200 million development of the Deeside Corridor begins. Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure, Ken Skates AM, announced today that they intend to push on with the red route to improve the A494/A55. Mark Tami MP, who came out in favour of the […]

EU withdrawal Bill

Late on Monday night I voted against the so called ‘Great Repeal Bill’ at its second reading. I did this not because I want to block or curtail Brexit, but because I want Parliament to have a meaningful say on Brexit negotiations. The Bill in its current state has effectively side lined Parliament, and given […]

All Party Parliamentary Group on Surgical Mesh Implants meets for the first time

MPs were joined by doctors, surgeons and academics in July this year at a meeting held in Westminster by a shadow cabinet member, Owen Smith MP, to raise awareness of the devastating effect vaginal mesh is having on some women. It was agreed at the meeting that an All Party Parliamentary Group on Surgical Mesh […]