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Dominic Raab called for a cross-party debate on the state of public finances in the UK. "What I think what we need the political class as a whole to do is have a very honest debate about government spending because government debt’s ver... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said he was certain from the evidence that there had been an increase in communications surveillance. "There’s been an increase, for example, in the intercept of communications data. We don’t know [if this is targeted] becau... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said it was “almost inevitable” that there would need to be changes to the law in the wake of the Snowden leaks on surveillance. “I think we’re going to have to look at the legal regime for surveillance, particularly this is... Continue to article
COMMONS CHAMBER 9.30am: Culture, media and sport questions (topicals at 10.05am) 10.15am: Women and equalities questions 10.30am: Business questions Main business High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill: Remaining stages Motion ... Continue to article
Dominic Raab warned the Supreme Court's judgment on prisoner voting could yet mean a stand-off between the UK and the European courts. "I think on the surface obviously it’s reassuring to know that these two brutal murderers have lo... Continue to article
Dominic Raab expressed concern over the implications of the 'plebgate' row for trust in police officers. "He was very clear about what he said in the meeting with these police officers and the Police Fed. He said that he did swear in pas... Continue to article
Dominic Raab acknowledged there was “no hard data” on the impact of benefits tourism in Britain, but argued that what statistics there were strengthened the case for reform. “There’s no hard data and that’s part of the problem. But – it’... Continue to article
To win a majority in 2015, the Conservatives must take the fight to Labour, says Mark Pritchard Notwithstanding the recent political fallout from the Syria vote, this has been a good nine months for the Conservative Party. Unity has... Continue to article
Dominic Raab accused the members of the Fire Brigades Union of recklessness and endangering the public by going out on strike. “I think this strike is actually pretty reckless because it’s putting the public at risk. And we all recognise... Continue to article
Dominic Raab said the head of the Metropolitan Police had put his officers before the interests of the public over his action on the ‘plebgate’ scandal last year. "I think he has. I think by making that statement he’s created that percep... Continue to article
COMMONS CHAMBER 11.30am: Scottish questions 12.00 noon: Prime minister’s questions Ten minute rule motion: Medical Innovation (No. 2) Bill (Michael Ellis, Con, Northampton North) Main business Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Par... Continue to article
The UK will make “no compromises” on its border security, the Immigration Minister will say later today. In a speech to the Royal United Services Institute, Damian Green will also say the e-borders programme will be “genuinely secure, fluid and complete”.
Meanwhile a Conservative MP has hit out at plans to allow all European Union nations to access the UK's DNA bank. Dominic Raab told the Daily Mail the move could mean Britons "risk finding themselves mistakenly dragged into criminal investigations abroad".
Tory MP Dominic Raab has accused judges at the European Court of Human Rights of being inexperienced and unelected, and of acting beyond their powers. The MP said they risk triggering a constitutional crisis by acting outside of their remit, and claimed the court had staged a “judicial coup” by overturning the ban on prisoner voting.
Conservative MP Dominic Raab has been accused of trying to make it difficult for constituents to contact him by trying to remove his parliamentary email address from websites. Mr Raab claims he removed his address because lobby groups "swamp MPs with automated emails".
MPs have asked the Government to impose sanctions on Russian officials allegedly involved in the death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky.
Mr Magnitsky, who was killed after apparently uncovering corruption among senior Russian officials, was part of "a noble Russian tradition of dissidents", according to Conservative MP Dominic Raab - who suggested asset freezes and travel bans for those linked to the killing.
His motion was unopposed, and supported by three former Foreign Secretaries; Jack Straw, David Miliband and Sir Malcolm Rifkind.
Society is "blind" to "flagrant" discrimination against men and should end "'soft' feminist bigotry," Conservative MP Dominic Raab has warned. In an article for PoliticsHome, he claimed men were getting a "raw deal" despite tough equality legislation, saying "it is almost taboo for a man to question the assertion that the rapidly dwindling pay gap is the result of discrimination, rather than genuine choice." His comments came as the Government was accused of wasting money on Equality Act initiatives which force organisations to prove their policies are not discriminatory. Labour have said the article shows "the Tories are out of touch". Raab defended his piece saying 'equality cuts both ways'.
Conservative MP Dominic Raab has defended asking a campaign group to remove his email from their website, insisting he had "finite time and resources" and saying that the campaign group, 38 degrees, encouraged others to "deluge" his inbox.
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14/10/2013 on Newsnight, BBC Two
25/09/2013 on Boulton & Co, Sky News
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