Speaking in a debate on education funding in London, David Burrowes supports the principle of the national funding formula but calls for more funding to support it to ensure that no schools are facing cuts.
Speaking in a debate on the detention of vulnerable people, David Burrowes speaks up for victims of trafficking and calls on the Government to speed up implementation of an improved case management process to reduce the number of people held in immigration detention and above all else that “victims of modern slavery must go free.”
David Burrowes calls on the Government to ensure that persistent knife offenders receive prison sentences as per the will of Parliament as in the last three months of 2016 around 300 repeat offenders were let of going to prison.
David Burrowes welcomes Budget commitment to consult on introducing a new duty band for still cider just below 7.5% abv to target white ciders, which are particularly damaging to young people and homeless people.
Speaking during Justice Questions, David Burrowes calls on the Government to put high-quality education at the heart of the youth justice system, so that young people can have a second chance of getting the skills they need to break the cycle of reoffending.
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