Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Layla Moran 🔶🟡 @LaylaMoran Oxford, Kidlington, Abingdon

Lib Dem MP for Oxford West & Abingdon and Spokes for Education. Running for leader. https://t.co/bEReBpPXpC https://t.co/2cV5xx0ce2 https://t.co/aUVHaFKVMh #votelayla

4,780 Following   62,002 Followers   13,565 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/9/09


I’m very grateful to have the support of @GoodallGiles for my leadership bid. Our party needs to change so we can… https://t.co/nQ2Dd9KnOiTonight @liberal_reform are hosting a hustings at 7PM. I’ll be talking about my vision for the future of our party.… https://t.co/Vsj9lEsZ2J @PAJTaylorWriter @emilysmithLD @LibDems Free Dreamies for all!I agree with @hollidb that we need to change as a party. I have a plan for how we change, and a bold liberal vision… https://t.co/Kj6yCmpC7pTo change our country, first we need to change our party. I'm asking for your vote this election to move our party,… https://t.co/LbZu1GRVjXThe YouTube video of our Q&A with @LaylaMoran and @EdwardJDavey is up and available for anyone who missed the event… https://t.co/C1RTscWmJT
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡 @emilysmithLD @LibDems Yes poor thing. I let her in as it’s cooler, and she wanted to have her say too 😹Ben was delighted to vote for @LaylaMoran to be the next leader of the @LibDems in the #LibDemLeadership election!… https://t.co/I5NHpjKEm0
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Thanks to Cllr Jake Short for his endorsement! The party should be backing candidates and activists up at every lev… https://t.co/cwt0guVzn0As leader of the @LibDems, I will continue to fight for LGBTQ+ rights in Parliament and the media. Individuals acro… https://t.co/DEWKl7NjctAnd I’ve strongly criticised reported plans to scrap reforms to Gender Recognition Act and row back on trans rights… https://t.co/hZGvK37GNpI’m also calling on the government to overturn its ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood unless they stay celi… https://t.co/Xco8VId4p1I’ve now written to Equalities Minister Liz Truss calling for a “firm timetable” to ban conversion therapy as soon… https://t.co/jlF87ZShdmI’ve introduced a motion in Parliament calling on the government to finally ban LGBTQ+ conversion therapy. I will k… https://t.co/DzpH2MqU7rThroughout this leadership campaign I’ve been proud to stand up for the LGBTQ+ community, both in Parliament and th… https://t.co/TlItWEb09TGovernment must not use conversion therapy as 'pawn' in culture war, pleads pansexual Lib Dem leadership hopeful La… https://t.co/7miLBsJYNv
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡
8/8
2020
I have just cast my vote for @LaylaMoran for Leader of the Liberal Democrats. I believe she is the leader the party needs and deserves!
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Really pleased to see that Universal Basic Income will be discussed at Lib Dem Autumn Conference. As liberals, we… https://t.co/mBFLoq9VewA young person's GCSE and A-level grades will impact their education and job opportunities for years to come. I've… https://t.co/brZFqUXxxlI believe everyone deserves a chance to thrive. It's why I became a teacher, and why I'm a Liberal Democrat. I'm… https://t.co/A0ldNYnuRKThe rights of LGBTQ+ people cannot be traded off against each other. It is frankly insulting that ministers believe… https://t.co/aSVqJEshxZI'm honoured to have the support of @AntonyHookmep! Many will know Antony as a former MEP, and someone who has spen… https://t.co/t8qtMmmHdBEvery day, more Lib Dem members are switching their support to back my plan for our party, and vision for our count… https://t.co/xP1Jw30kH6We need to empower activists by providing better training and support. It doesn’t matter whether you are trying… https://t.co/3o1t0bHnk2 @RichardMWhelan1 @AntonyHookmep Thank you so much! 🙏🏽 @petehough @LibDemPress It's not the teachers, it's the grading system itself: https://t.co/rr43TYvAxzThank you, @AntonyHookMEP - you're absolutely right! To help my campaign, supporters can: Donate:… https://t.co/zl5Ip2RAlx.@LaylaMoran "This completely fails to get to grips with the issue. If individual pupils are not able to challenge… https://t.co/HhE1F1YQDE
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡"This government's funding policy fails to take account of the additional support some pupils need to help them thr… https://t.co/1SmJLmWYJ3
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Thanks to @cumber_sam for his support during this election! Sam is one of a growing number of members who has swit… https://t.co/X9BbEz78vz @LaylaMoran I’m starting to get rather emphatic about this leadership matter. Great policy is one thing but leade… https://t.co/lRuUo3H846
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Every day there’s a new article with Layla’s comments in, or Layla on the front page, or Layla on TV - always holdi… https://t.co/pgYpMj5zu2
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Every child deserves the chance to thrive. However, this government's funding policy means that some children won… https://t.co/Gw8bbrY77j
8/7
2020
A clear strategy for procuring PPE is urgently needed. The Government also has serious questions to answer over thi… https://t.co/LopCnQEQtnWe campaigned tirelessly for this. No money can compensate for loss of life, but the £60k commitment would provide… https://t.co/MYu02QgIKpJoin me at 7pm for the Association of Liberal Democrat Engineers and Scientists Q&A. Sign up:… https://t.co/CmPaaOpnZvWithout an effective test and trace system, the UK’s recovery plan is built on sand. These figures should act as a… https://t.co/FtbEEVuzFJAs the country braces itself for a second wave of coronavirus later this year, we also risk facing shortages of vit… https://t.co/sLTQ1cRI1lThank you, @enya_evans - delighted that I've made it easier for you to declare your Lib Dem support in the pub!! Jo… https://t.co/Nep8VG2jJzThose not able to return to work should be entitled to Statutory Sick Pay. We cannot have a situation where people… https://t.co/d6dhnVTR6kI'm urging the Government to think again on changes to the Small Breweries Relief fund. Larger breweries will be ab… https://t.co/cwB8a8jj26At the outset of the crisis, the chancellor said we would be judged by our capacity for compassion. Ministers are f… https://t.co/VoMCHkCi0eLib Dem members - have you voted yet? If you have, let me know at https://t.co/5XyqTn9b3T - and please continue to… https://t.co/RYD1f6PS2cCouldn’t be happier - the incredible @lfeatherstone is backing my campaign to lead the @LibDems! There is still tim… https://t.co/NIExjkXtBo @juliaogiehor Thanks again for the questions - I hope the above is helpful in making your decision! You can read mo… https://t.co/b4V1pmbhCt @juliaogiehor I’ve been clear in this campaign that diversifying our membership and building a broader base of supp… https://t.co/K1lY2cN3PG @juliaogiehor On the overall team numbers. We have thousands of #VoteLayla volunteers, though, as they have come la… https://t.co/TVHpoVOUUx @juliaogiehor On your second question, I’m proud to have black team members in my core campaign team. I want differ… https://t.co/9hEV7rKWAH @juliaogiehor And I've worked with OBV and mosaic to mentor young black people. In 2018 I won the Patchwork MP of t… https://t.co/t16dxopsr7 @juliaogiehor I contributed to the Racial Diversity Campaign’s review on barriers to election for black (and Asian… https://t.co/6GexeS10I4 @juliaogiehor Earlier this year, I ensured that black members had a platform to share their view on the future of t… https://t.co/0m2LZPnRqe @juliaogiehor On your first question - Last year, in the run-up to the General Election, I mentored black parliamen… https://t.co/6EtmKTZy62 @juliaogiehor Hi Julia - thanks for these questions. I’m going to need to thread so bear with! (1/9)Under my leadership, I'd look to establish a cross-party statement of support for Proportional Representation ahead… https://t.co/We4RvHyZVD.@LaylaMoran writes for Liberal Base. 'Equalities - It's Time To Get Our House In Order' https://t.co/jEiqX9iboC
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡It's time for the Lib Dems to truly live our values of diversity and inclusion. Implementing the Alderdice Review i… https://t.co/S48bJzN7jSLooking forward to speaking with @CompassOffice this evening! I'll be on at 6pm. Register 👇🏽 https://t.co/TKsvGDlendThe cross-party Inquiry I'm chairing heard from bereaved families yesterday. It was heartbreaking and harrowing to… https://t.co/qoJURkoLcnNHS trusts found themselves in an impossible situation at the peak of this crisis. Without adequate supplies of PPE… https://t.co/qOpTCX8YNJ
8/6
2020
It’s vital that the Govt learns from the mistakes in its response to the Covid pandemic so far ahead of a potential… https://t.co/shhLL6p63MI’ve been increasingly disillusioned with the party of the last few years, it’s lost it’s spark and radical way of… https://t.co/F250fg7QUC
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡The Liberal Democrats need a leader who can motivate members to become activists and candidates, put forward a bold… https://t.co/522N1lyRpJ
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Join me at at the Race Equality hustings at 7.30 this evening hosted by @LDCRE1. We need to live our values, and l… https://t.co/CWVmbZgQcIThank you, Stephen! https://t.co/KdW1T111FgEd Davey was a fine minister, but at 6% in the opinion polls the Liberal Democrats need a leader with excellent com… https://t.co/RPTeM4qGpC
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡We must improve our diversity as a party, by implementing the Alderdice review and setting clear diversity targets.… https://t.co/8qO4CX5oNfThe cross-party inquiry I'm chairing today heard from bereaved families who have been met with a wall of indifferen… https://t.co/x1SD1OO64p300,000 people have been left homeless and a struggling economy has had its foundations decimated. The UK Governmen… https://t.co/IQJp1MlWYLThe images we have seen from Beirut are truly heart shattering. In a split second, a city full of life was flattene… https://t.co/hr2zRKdY61Thank you for being there and sharing your own personal experience too. It’s time we all took this much more seriou… https://t.co/KXVS6deaXP @jakesuett @AppgCoronavirus @CarolineLucas @Dr_PhilippaW @GwynneMP @SharonHodgsonMP @KeeleyMP @munirawilsonhttps://t.co/w9iZzKz0oaThanks for being there Sharon. It was a really emotive session I agree. So important their voices are heard and Gov… https://t.co/TZB6TIXy4pI fully support and endorse this campaign following recent discussions I've been involved in. It's time to end the… https://t.co/64q71gfQD0There’s an overwhelming amount of evidence that serious human rights abuses are taking place right now against the… https://t.co/93W0V8f5gRHere’s an incredibly unbiased piece of advice from @timbearder about this leadership election. My campaign and I… https://t.co/ulKqZpiXpwTo change our country, first we need to change our party. I'm asking for your vote this election to move our party,… https://t.co/zfGVxIphtzThanks to Chris Hill for backing me for leader! The @LibDems need cut through in the media, and my campaign has de… https://t.co/RsFOPWimBxLIVE NOW: Oral Evidence Session - The All-Party Group on Coronavirus https://t.co/DONsga5FaY
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡You can also watch the live stream by going to @AppgCoronavirusThe cross-party inquiry I'm chairing into coronavirus will today hear from bereaved families and those suffering fr… https://t.co/O0pE3AsI0FHere are some other organisations who are helping people on the ground in #Beirut and accepting donations: Leban… https://t.co/vVIqi5ppKLThe fallout from yesterday’s explosion in #Beirut is truly horrifying. Lebanon was already facing hardship, and the… https://t.co/kkuWJb6GIkThis scheme that I fought so hard for has the potential to significantly help people’s lives, but only if they know… https://t.co/1lUfvdFmuEFinally got my vote! @LaylaMoran easy decision. #LibDemLeadership https://t.co/7dfIdn8N3I
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡
8/5
2020
@WillEllis92 Thank you!This is horrifying. We cannot afford this kind of chaos at a time we could be in the middle of fighting a second w… https://t.co/F5d4eopopsJoin me at 7PM in a hustings hosted by @ALDC & @libdemlocalgov! The last ten years have seen our council base halv… https://t.co/UGRLL3icIKShocking events unfolding in Lebanon. My thoughts are with anyone affected by this terrible explosion in #Beirut. https://t.co/Ao7lTgHFsaThe @LibDems exist to deliver a Britain where no one is enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity. Education i… https://t.co/ikK02u9agK.@LaylaMoran: It’s time to build a cross-party consensus for electoral reform https://t.co/mHVk4WWF4j
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡We need to live our values. The Liberal Democrats need to be at the forefront of challenging racism. This is what… https://t.co/k4L5BlGnaBDelighted to have cast my vote for @LaylaMoran. We need change and we need it now. I believe Layla can do that.… https://t.co/yuca6c8SUs
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡I’m grateful to @Robert_J_Irwin for backing my plan for our party, and my vision for our country. We need to empo… https://t.co/gNBRmyogE0📣 EVENT: Join us on Thursday when we'll be hosting a live conversation with @LaylaMoran and @EdwardJDavey on the fu… https://t.co/gZ6QM3FVh8
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Thanks to @PaulHindley2210 for backing my campaign to become leader of the Liberal Democrats. I have a bold plan f… https://t.co/Th7DrZrcmFI'm chairing the cross-party Coronavirus Inquiry - and our second live evidence session is taking place tomorrow. Y… https://t.co/USWdFh9MuY"There is confusion not just about messaging but overall strategy. Are they aiming for zero Covid? If not, what is… https://t.co/m1LivOY6IL
Retweeted by Layla Moran 🔶🟡Chilling that drug companies are being urged by ministers to stockpile medicines to prepare for disruption from a N… https://t.co/XhGsmf7btCI believe everyone deserves a chance to thrive. I'm asking for your vote this election to move our party, and our… https://t.co/B7DvmMw2ob
8/4
2020
@sharron_honey @LiberalDams *Fidgeting!!! Apols for not checking autocorrect ever
8/3
2020

0