Layla Moran

Spending £1m on repainting PM's plane is a "colossal waste of taxpayers' money'

Spending £1m on repainting PM's plane is a "colossal waste of taxpayers' money'Layla Moran MP has reacted to the news that Boris Johnson is spending £900,000 of taxpayers' money on repainting his official plane in Union flag colours when the same money could be spent providing an extra £15 school meals voucher to 60,000 children.

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Layla Moran MP launches cross-party Bill to give MPs a vote on extending transition period

Layla Moran MPLiberal Democrat leadership contender Layla Moran MP is launching a cross-party Bill to enable a vote in Parliament on extending the Brexit transition period. 

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Cecil Rhodes statue: Oriel College has made the right decision - Layla Moran MP

As the statue of Cecil Rhodes falls, the era of turning a blind eye to the wrongs of the past should come to an end.Liberal Democrat MP for Oxford West & Abingdon, Layla Moran, has backed the decision by Oriel College to remove the statue of Cecil Rhodes. 

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ONS figures show poorest have paid biggest price for Govt failures on Covid-19

ONS figures show poorest have paid biggest price for Govt failures on Covid-19ONS figures have revealed the mortality rate for COVID-19 in the most deprived areas of England was double the rate in the least deprived.

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U-turn over borders shows Govt's Brexit bluster has collided with reality

 U-turn over borders shows Govt's Brexit bluster has collided with realityLayla Moran has called the Government's U-turn embarrassing after the government backtracked on plans for full border checks after Brexit.

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Government's refusal to extend transition "is a monumental act of self-harm."

Government's refusal to extend transition "is a monumental act of self-harm.Layla Moran has responded to the news that Government has "formally confirmed" to the EU that the UK "will not extend the transition period and the moment for an extension has now passed.

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Trans rights are human rights. Trans women are women. Trans men are men. End of.

Trans rights are human rights. Trans women are women. Trans men are men. End of.Layla Moran MP has called on the Equalities Minister, Liz Truss, to explain her "retrograde" policies and face proper scrutiny after leaked reports [paywall] revealed plans to make gender change easier will be scrapped. 

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Layla Moran MP calls for increase in Carer’s Allowance paid for by reversing inheritance tax cut

We need to urgently recognise the hard work of carers throughout this crisis, through an immediate uplift in the Carer’s Allowance and a one-off cash bonus of £250.In Carers Week 2020, Liberal Democrat MP Layla Moran has called on the Government to urgently provide an emergency support package to unpaid carers across the UK, paid for by reversing cuts to inheritance tax introduced in 2015.

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Starmer must get off the fence on Transition extension and put people before politics.

Starmer must get off the fence and put people before politicsLiberal Democrat MP Layla Moran has reacted to Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer’s refusal to answer whether Labour would back an extension to prevent No Deal on LBC radio.

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Fix schools shambles before reopening drive-in cinemas

Fix schools shambles before reopening drive-in cinemasLib Dem MP Layla Moran has called on the Prime Minister to "get a grip" on the "disarray" in schools rather than announcing a "constant drip-drip of small schemes."

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