David Davis MP writes for the Guardian on the use of lawsuits to silence critics

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As published in the Guardian The super-rich are menacing those who seek to scrutinise with SLAPPs: expensive, lengthy and often bogus lawsuits. Free speech is the fundamental basis upon which democratic life is built. Many of our other precious freedoms stem from it. In the UK, we naturally take it very seriously. But it is […]

David Davis MP writes letter to the Prime Minister on dealing with Albanian migrant crisis

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As published in the Daily Mail Rishi Sunak is facing mounting pressure from Tory MPs to make emergency changes to modern slavery laws to reduce the number of ‘bogus asylum seekers’ crossing the Channel in small boats. A group of 50 led by ex-minister David Davis has written to the Prime Minister to rapidly implement […]

David Davis MP writes for the Times Red Box on cuts to foreign aid

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As published in the Times Red Box We need to balance the books, but we can’t do it on the backs of the world’s poorest people. The Times front page on Monday highlighted how mad Treasury accounting rules divert money from the aid budget, almost certainly at the cost of thousands of children’s lives. While […]

David Davis MP writes for the Daily Mail about Albanians crossing the English Channel

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As published in the Daily Mail We in Britain are a generous people. For centuries, we have led the world in giving asylum to those fleeing torture and death at the hands of totalitarian regimes. I have often been at the forefront of defending our role as a safe haven for those in desperate need. […]

David Davis MP writes on why he is supporting Rishi Sunak for Conservative leader

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As published in the Mail on Sunday The collapse of Liz Truss’s premiership had a sense of inevitability about it. Almost from day one her Government was struggling. Once she sacked Kwasi Kwarteng and junked her mini-budget, it was clear her days were numbered. Now the Conservative Party must choose its new leader – and […]

David Davis MP writes on the need for NHS reform

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As published in the Telegraph As winter approaches, the NHS looks to be on the brink of disaster – and bold, courageous action is urgently needed. First it must be acknowledged that the problems are not simply a matter of funding. The NHS budget is huge, with the health service eating up a staggering 12 […]