Thangam Debbonaire (@ThangamMP )

Thangam Debbonaire

Bio Member of Parliament for Bristol West. Shadow Secretary of State for Housing. Casework to:
Location Bristol West
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Account created 07-03-2011 13:58:38
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Twitter Web App : The Chancellor says it’s not fair to extend the furlough scheme indefinitely. No one’s asking him to.

What Labour, unions and businesses are saying is stop the one-size-fits-all withdrawal of wage support and target it to the sectors that need it most.

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Twitter Web App : “Getting rid of an independent Department for International Development during a global pandemic is irresponsible, counter-productive and wrong." - Preet Kaur Gill MP…

Twitter Web App : Boris Johnson’s £10 billion Test & Trace simply isn’t ‘world beating’.

The Serco contract is up for renewal later this month. We’ve always said public health, primary care & NHS labs should lead this work.

Rachel Reeves and I have written to ministers demanding answers.

Twitter Web App : You could not make this up.
As if to demonstrate the lunacy of expanding Permitted Development Rights.…

Twitter Web App : I strongly support Dawn Butler MP✊🏾 wanting to turn what was clearly a horrible experience into something positive and constructive. This is what Dawn does and who she is. The trolls are what keep Twitter from being a more constructive place to debate. Take care Dawn…

Twitter Web App : I'm going to take a few more days off Twitter. I've learned that life and work go on without me getting sucked into 280 character messages and unhelpful swiping and probably much better. Constituents and colleagues know how to find me. Take care and stay safe

Twitter Web App : That's me off twitter again for a few days. For govt Covid guidance see for constituents who need my help or colleagues, my contact details are on my profile. Stay safe everyone

Twitter Web App : Really Craig Whittaker MP ? This is what you are saying? With racism and hate crimes rising, with sacrifices made by Black, Asian and others working in NHS and care and at increased risk of Covid? Racist myth-making likely to increase division is what you thought an MP should do?…

Twitter Web App : Terms of reference for the latest review of judicial review:…

Twitter Web App : On this Eid al-Adha the Labour Party extends its best wishes and hopes that this holy day is safe, joyous and blessed for Muslim communities. Eid Mubarak!

Twitter Web App : We pledge to fight for jobs, businesses and high streets.

We will:

💪Fight for jobs
🔒Back our businesses
🆘Leave no one behind
😷Keep workers safe
📈Drive job creation

Find out more 👇

Twitter Web App : No one would argue with putting in place local action to reduce the transmission of coronavirus.

But announcing measures affecting potentially millions of people late at night on Twitter is a new low for the government’s communications during this crisis.

Twitter Web App : Today Labour is launching our jobs, jobs, jobs campaign to fight for jobs, keep workers safe and back our business.

Britain faces a jobs crisis if the govt ploughs ahead with its one-size-fits-all withdrawal of furlough.

It’s up to The Labour Party to fight for jobs and businesses.