Robert has welcomed the passage of the 2019/20 Police Grant in Parliament, which means that funding for the police system will increase by up to £970 million next year - the biggest increase since 2010.
Robert has co-authored a paper examining Parliamentary approval for the deployment of our Armed Forces. The paper, put together by the Society for Conservative Lawyers, argues that military deployments should be announced to the Commons as soon as possible to allow Parliament the opportunity to
Robert has attended a briefing session with representatives from Team Tempest (comprising BAE Systems, Rolls-Royce, Leonardo and MBDA) to receive an update on the programme and the progress of the Combat Air Strategy.
Robert has been appointed to serve on the influential Justice Select Committee. The Justice Committee, Chaired by Bob Neill MP, is tasked with scrutinising the expenditure and administration of the Ministry of Justice and its associated public bodies, including the Courts & Tribunals Service
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