Jess Phillips MP (@jessphillips )

Jess Phillips MP

Bio Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley

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Account created 03-02-2009 20:24:44
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Twitter Web App : Although many improvements have been made to the Domestic Abuse Bill, I am deeply disappointed that it still excludes some of the most vulnerable victims, and I will continue to fight for their inclusion. #NoVictimLeftBehind #ProtectionForAll #DABill

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Twitter Web App : Totally agree, we need political shows and journalism that is about the nitty gritty of everyday changes and issues in people's lives. Always been happy to be held to account by Jo and Andrew. twitter.com/PippaCrerar/st…

Twitter Media Studio : DA Bill passed yesterday after years of work by campaigners like Rachel Williams & Sammy Woodhouse We thank them all, but wake up this morning still with more to do. Louise Haigh Peter Kyle MP and I are pleased with changes made so far to family court but there is still more to do.

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Twitter Web App : To suggest they failed sounds like the words of someone not working with them every day to try to ensure their safety and ability to cope. In Yardley we worked with our carehomes to get them food deliveries, PPE and to fight for tests and safe regulation.

Twitter Web App : Care Homes in Yardley went above & beyond during the early pandemic. They would contact me about how they couldn't get PPE or tests, on one occasion testing all residents for no one to come and collect those tests. Of course tests were not even available to them in the beginning

Twitter Web App : Amazing episode on Jess Phillips MP Phillips by James OBrien . Insight into community, family and helping everyone in our country, not just those with a stamp in their passport #NoLivesLeftBehind

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Twitter Web App : 30k excess deaths in care homes, at least 20k due to Covid. 25k elderly people discharged from hospitals to care homes without tests & staff left without PPE. All this after a decade of cuts to social care. And Johnson blames care homes. Really, a new low. independent.co.uk/news/uk/politi…

Twitter Web App : There’s a gaping hole at the heart of this Bill and today over 120 frontline community-based domestic abuse services call on the Government to recognise the life-saving services they provide by backing NC23 which I will move today safelives.org.uk/sites/default/…

Twitter Web App : The final stage of the #DABill is in the Commons today. We urge MPs to support NC22, NC25, NC26 & NC27 to ensure the Bill delivers equal protection for migrant women and NC24 to deliver a safer family court system for survivors and their children. theguardian.com/society/2020/j…

Twitter Web App : We need a fiscal stimulus that invests in people as well as infrastructure. My piece for Red Box in advance of the Chancellor’s economic statement this week 👇 twitter.com/timesredbox/st…