It was Labour’s failure to deal with the backlog of asylum seekers that has resulted in an amnesty

Originally published on ConservativeHome This morning the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is now elected, said what it failed to say for years when Labour whips appointed a Labour majority to the committee. The backlog of nearly half a million asylum claims, which built up over Labour’s years of at best incompetent administration and at…

Decision Time On Immigration

The Government has promised to cut net immigration from hundreds of thousands a year to just tens of thousands a year. This was a key plank of the Conservative manifesto and one which was very popular with many of my constituents and across the country as a whole. We are fortunate to have the excellent…