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Rob's Statement on Dominic Cummings

Throughout the coronavirus crisis, I have been clear that we should all comply with the government guidance. That means everyone equally, including all advisors to the government. I therefore completely understand the anger and frustration at what was reported about Mr Cummings.  

Rob welcomes new Immigration Bill in Parliament

Rob Butler, MP for Aylesbury, has welcomed the government’s new immigration proposals during a debate in parliament. The Immigration Bill will end free movement of EU citizens, and instead introduce a new set of rules that will apply to people wherever in the world they hail from.

Rob Questions Victims Commissioner

In his role as a member of the Justice Select Committee, Rob Butler, MP for Aylesbury has this afternoon been hearing from the Victims Commissioner, Dame Vera Baird QC. 

HS2 Update: Transport Select Committee 24.04.2020

At today’s Transport Select Committee meeting, CEO of HS2 Ltd Mark Thurston confirmed to my colleague from neighbouring Buckingham constituency MP Greg Smith that “people didn’t choose to live along the route” and assured the committee that “he will take his responsibilities seriously” on compens

Rob Welcomes Plans for 'Hybrid' Parliament

In order to allow MPs to continue to question ministers and scrutinise legislation throughout the coronavirus crisis, plans have been put in place for a ‘hybrid’ Parliament.