Whether We Stay or Go… We Need to Sort Brexit

I am happy that Labour made a commitment to get Brexit sorted within 6 months. I am also glad that Labour will give the public a final say on whether we ‘leave the EU with a deal’ or ‘remain within the EU’. I also respect that on the 23rd of June 2016, the majority of people in Stafford voted Leave. If Britain does go ahead with Brexit, we need to be fully assured that the NHS is not part of any future trade agreement. As a Labour MP, I will uphold Labour’s promise to sort Brexit. I am deeply concerned about the stranglehold Brexit has placed on Parliament. Many people have suffered because of Parliament’s Brexit-induced stagnation over the last 3 years. Take for example, Murray Menzies. Mr. Menzies, a semi-retired plumber, paid into a pension scheme for his employees, before it became compulsory for employers to offer such schemes. …

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