Rt. Hon Keith Vaz MP
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Monthly Archives: March 2012
Keith cut the ribbon today for the official opening of the State Bank of India on Horsefair Street, Leicester.
Keith gave a lecture to Hertfordshire University students today on the role of a backbencher in opposition.
Keith recently met with members of the Leicestershire Asian Business Association (LABA) to discuss partnerships with business owners in Leicester East. Keith was presented with an honorary membership of LABA.
Last week Keith met with nine students from the University of Leicester. Keith talked to the students about his role in Parliament representing Leicester East. He also discussed his role as Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee and their … Continue reading
Keith visited St Patricks Catholic Primary School on Harrison Road today to hand out prizes in the story writing competition. There were 30 winners across the school who recieved book vouchers and House of Commons booklets.
The Home Affairs Select Committee, as part of their inquiry into drugs laws in the UK, are inviting the public to give their opinions on the drugs. Questions such as, should some drugs be decriminalised feature in the online polls … Continue reading
Keith met with Columbian President Santos today to discuss the war on drugs. Keith discussed the progress the Columbian government has made to tackle drug crops and trafficking in Columbia. 55% of cocaine in the UK has been produced in … Continue reading
The Home Affairs Select Committee has visited Miami as part of the Committee’s ongoing inquiry into UK drugs policy. Keith, as Chairman of the Committee, led the delegation. Keith met with senior military officials at US Southern Command, the Florida … Continue reading
The Indian High Commission has released the programme and application forms for this year’s Know India Programme. The scheme is open to young people of Indian origin between the ages of 18-26 and offers the chance to visit India and … Continue reading