David Davis MP says coronavirus law safeguards are not enough.

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As reported in The Yorkshire Post: MPs are due to debate and sign off on strict measures that would grant ministers, councils, police, health professionals and coroners increased controls today. Changes include reducing the number of doctors required to sign off on sectioning those with mental health issues from two to one, while police would […]

David Davis MP leads House of Commons debate on the Loan Charge

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As reported in the Yorkshire Post: Speaking in a Commons debate on the saga today (Thursday), the Haltemprice and Howden Conservative – who has been a strident campaigner in the case – said it was an issue of “natural justice”. The loan charge is an anti-avoidance measure introduced in the 2016 Budget to address tax […]

David Davis MP writes in The Sun urging the Chancellor to invest in social housing and affordable homes.

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Although I started life as a working-class son of a single mother, I believe I have been incredibly lucky, with several British institutions giving me a helping hand to achieve success in life. Education played a big part of that, but the stability provided by my family securing a council house when I was growing […]

David Davis MP says the Government would be very unwise to ignore Huawei rebels

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As reported in CityAM: The government would be “very unwise” to ignore Conservative rebels on Huawei, even if Downing Street wins today’s key vote, David Davis has warned. Speaking just hours before MPs debated an amendment designed to force the government’s hand on 5G, banning it from using “high risk vendors” after 31 December 2022, […]

David Davis MP writes in PoliticsHome about tomorrow’s Budget.

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As published in PoliticsHome: The Chancellor should use a bold first Budget to fix idiocies in the tax system, absorb the shock of the coronavirus and get Britain match-fit for Brexit, argues David Davis. Rishi Sunak must be getting used to surprises, first with his sudden appointment as Chancellor, now with the extraordinary circumstances for […]

David Davis MP calls for investment in social housing.

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As reported in The Sun: Tory MPs today demanded Rishi Sunak uses his Budget to kick start a council house building boom to repay voters’ trust. In a stinging letter to the Chancellor, 27 Tory MPs from across the party say the Government is failing to provide enough cheap houses. The record collapse in the […]