Transition period extension the right thing to do

Responding to the reports that EU Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, has said the EU is open to a possible request to extend the Brexit transition period, Acting Leader of the Liberal Democrats Ed Davey said: 

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Lib Dems call for action on energy bills

Ed Davey, Acting Leader of the Liberal Democrats, has today written to the government and the CEO of OFGEM, the energy regulator, to raise concerns about customers relying on prepaid electricity and gas meters.

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If Govt won’t introduce ‘X’ gender passports, Parliament must

Responding to the Court of Appeal’s judgement on Christie Elan-Cane’s legal challenge against the Conservative Government’s refusal to introduce an ‘X’ gender option on passports, Liberal Democrat Home Affairs Spokesperson Christine Jardine said:

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Lib Dems move to end abortion clinic harassment

The Liberal Democrats are marking International Women’s Day by introducing a Bill with cross party support this Wednesday (11th March) which would prohibit anti-abortion protests within 150 metres of abortion clinics.

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Govt must announce public health grant amidst Coronavirus crisis

Today (09/03), the Liberal Democrats have called on the Health Secretary to announce the public health grant amidst the Coronavirus crisis.

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Johnson plans to scrap human rights to avoid accountability

Responding to reports that the UK Government has warned the EU negotiating team that it will not stick to the European Convention of Human Rights, acting Leader of the Liberal Democrats Ed Davey said:

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Tory immigration plans will make broken system worse

Responding to the Government’s publication of the Immigration Bill today, Liberal Democrat Home Affairs Spokesperson Christine Jardine said:

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Home Office analysis shows war on drugs is costing lives

The Liberal Democrats are calling for an end to the ‘war on drugs’ as a new Home Office study shows it has been a main driver in the rise of homicides in recent years.

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Flybe collapse would leave gaping hole in UK transport network

Responding to reports of the expected imminent collapse of Flybe, Liberal Democrat Transport spokesperson Munira Wilson MP said:

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Lib Dems join Amnesty in calls for independent investigation into Hong Kong police violence

The Liberal Democrats have joined with Amnesty International in calling for an independent investigation into police violence during the Hong Kong protests.

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