Robert Halfon

Friday, May 8, 2020

Friday, May 8, 2020

Julia Hartley-Brewer: Teachers don’t need praise for just doing job

Julia Hartley-Brewer: Teachers don’t need praise for just doing job

talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer said: “I am so fed up with public sector workers being given credit for doing their sodding jobs.”

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Halfon-Robinson

Second referendum would lead to 'loads of Tommy Robinson's' in Parliament

Second referendum would lead to 'loads of Tommy Robinson's' in Parliament

Conservative MP Robert Halfon has warned against holding a second referendum, claiming it would result in "huge distrust" in the political system.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Schools need more than ‘elastoplast funding’

Schools need more than ‘elastoplast funding’

The chair of the education select committee has called for a “long-term, ten-year plan” to help cash-strapped schools.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

ISIS

Robert Halfon MP brands ISIS 'most horrific death cult since Nazi Germany'

Robert Halfon MP brands ISIS 'most horrific death cult since Nazi Germany'

The Conservative MP said the UK "cannot welcome back" any British citizen that joins ISIS, as a former London schoolgirl who joined the group revealed she wished to return to the country.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

 Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped to prepare young people for 'the march of the robots'

Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped to prepare young people for 'the march of the robots'

Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped

Robert Halfon, chair of the education committee, has called for GCSEs to scrapped, saying that the education system needs a radical overhaul to tackle the threat of automation, which he calls "the march of the robots".

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

Robert Halfon MP: ‘A mass conveyor belt of people going to university’ is wrong

Robert Halfon MP: ‘A mass conveyor belt of people going to university’ is wrong

Robert Halfon MP: ‘A mass conveyor belt of people going to university’ is wrong

Robert Halfon MP has said that “a mass conveyor belt of people going to university” is wrong and the Government should be investing in skills.

Monday, October 22, 2018

Monday, October 22, 2018

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior MPs condemn ‘violent’ language used against Theresa May

Senior politicians have challenged the use of violent imagery by some Conservative MPs as they attack Theresa May over her Brexit proposals.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Robert Halfon MP: I am worried about Labour, they have identified real anguish

Robert Halfon MP: I am worried about Labour, they have identified real anguish

Robert Halfon MP: I am worried about Labour, they have identified real anguish

Conservative MP Robert Halfon has said that he is “worried” about the Labour Party and the threat they pose to his party, adding that Labour had “identified real anguish” in the British public.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon on Jacob Rees-Mogg protest

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon on Jacob Rees-Mogg protest

'Corbynistas' encourage 'aggressive action', says Robert Halfon

Robert Halfon MP told Julia Hartley-Brewer that 'Corbynistas' encourage aggression against Conservatives

Monday, July 16, 2018

Monday, July 16, 2018

Brexit wars: Justine Greening calls for second referendum, Robert Halfon calls the idea 'bonkers'

Brexit wars: Justine Greening calls for second referendum, Robert Halfon calls the idea 'bonkers'

Brexit wars: Second referendum would be 'bonkers' says Robert Halfon

Justine Greening has called for a second referendum on what kind of Brexit the UK should pursue, but Robert Halfon and Jacob Rees-Mogg say another vote is a Remainer tactic

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

'Offering £40bn - Government's becoming like Harry Enfield', says Robert Halfon MP about Brexit bill increase

MP Robert Halfon blasts Brexit 'divorce bill' plans: 'It's like the Loadsamoney character on Harry Enfield!'

MP Robert Halfon blasts Brexit 'divorce bill' plans

The MP for Harlow asked when the Government started 'becoming like Harry Enfield' in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer