Rachel Reeves

Rachel Reeves

Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom

Profiles
social profile link xwhos social profile link Twitter social profile link Facebook
  • About

    Rachel Jane Reeves is a British economist and Labour Party politician. She has served as the Member of Parliament for Leeds West since 2010.

  • 7 news
    News
      Brexit: Theresa May and Leo Varadkar to meet in Dublin
      Brexit: Theresa May and Leo Varadkar to meet in Dublin
      ... Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves, a Remain supporter, told the programme it was a "bold attempt to break the Brexit deadlock"... 2019-02-08 07:20:09
      Nissan £60m in doubt after investment Uturn
      Nissan £60m in doubt after investment Uturn
      ... " Rachel Reeves MP, chair of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy committee said Nissan s decision not to built the X-Trail in the UK "is a blow to production at Sunderland"... 2019-02-04 22:40:59
      Brexit: Hammond says no deal would betray referendum promises
      Brexit: Hammond says no deal would betray referendum promises
      ... Her Labour colleague, Rachel Reeves, has also tabled an amendment to extend Article 50... 2019-01-24 20:47:16
      Brexit: Stop playing to Brexit  bad boys  TUC chief tells May
      Brexit: Stop playing to Brexit bad boys TUC chief tells May
      ... Her Labour colleague, Rachel Reeves, has also tabled an amendment to extend Article 50... 2019-01-24 16:14:19
      Patisserie Valerie collapses into administration as rescue talks fail
      Patisserie Valerie collapses into administration as rescue talks fail
      ... AFP Business Committee chair Rachel Reeves says it "raises grave corporate governance concerns" Patisserie Valerie almost ceased trading last year after the discovery of the black hole in the accounts... 2019-01-22 23:25:09
      Brexit: A guide to MPs  Brexit amendments
      Brexit: A guide to MPs Brexit amendments
      ... This would: comprise a "representative sample of the population" to make recommendations on the Brexit process after 10 weeks of consideration be supported by an "expert advisory group" require the government to respond within two weeks Labour MP Hilary Benn s amendmentCalls on the government to hold a series of "indicative votes", allowing MPs to indicate whether they might support the following options: To vote again on Theresa May s deal in its current form, which sets out the terms of the UK s withdrawal - including a "transition period" aimed at minimising disruption - and outlines future relations with the EU To leave with a "no-deal" exit, without any such agreements and no transition period To request the government tries to renegotiate the deal by seeking to either change the Irish "backstop" arrangement, pursue a "Canada-style" deal or aim to join the EEA and remain in the EU s customs union Hold a referendum to allow British people to decide on the kind of Brexit deal they want Labour MP Rachel Reeves amendmentRequires the government to ask the EU to postpone Brexit day... 2019-01-22 19:15:59
      Brexit: MPs put forward rival plans to May s deal
      Brexit: MPs put forward rival plans to May s deal
      ... " Among the other plans being put forward by MPs are: An amendment by Labour MP Rachel Reeves aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit by requiring the prime minister to seek an extension to the Article 50 deadline A bill from Labour s Yvette Cooper, with the backing of Remainer Tory MPs, which also directs the prime minister to seek a deadline extension if a Brexit deal is not agreed by 26 February An amendment by Labour MP Hilary Benn which asks MPs to take a non-binding vote on four options: reconsidering Mrs May s deal, leaving the EU with no deal, seeking to renegotiate the deal or holding another referendum Mr Duncan Smith said that plans to allow backbenchers to create legislation would create "mayhem" in the Commons and that anybody who believed the House could act as a government negotiating a trade deal was "living in cloud cuckoo land"... 2019-01-22 15:40:26
© 2015 xwhos.com
About us Help