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Diane Abbott MP
Member of Parliament for Hackney North and Stoke Newington. Retweeting does not mean agreement.
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Diane Abbott MP 3h
If you wanted to design a policy to create more crime when it could be avoided - this would be high on the list Causing misery and homelessness should not be government policy Incredible that it needs saying
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Twatticus Finch Jul 6
Replying to @HackneyAbbott
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Diane Abbott MP 4h
Another Tory broken promise. Clapping for essential workers - then reintroducing charges on them. Shameful
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JermainJackman🇬🇾 19h
Your voice on the NEC. Let’s smash this concrete ceiling and elect the first black man to the NEC in Labour Party history. Support : Plain Text:
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Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP Jul 7
How much are other countries spending on green investment? 🇩🇪 - £36bn 🇩🇰 - £33.5bn 🇫🇷 - £13.5bn How much is the UK spending? 🇬🇧 - £3bn The Government's green spending plans don't match the scale of the
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 7
Replying to @1987Caucus
I was elected onto the NEC in 1996. First black person ever elected. No black person elected since. If you had asked me, I would have told you and spared you the research time
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 7
Sad Bill Morris is retiring from the House of Lords. He rose from shop steward to leader of the largest trade union of the time T.G.W.U. Loyal labour man but not afraid to call New Labour out on immigration
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 7
Important that Carolyn gets credit for her unsung work as a shadow minister over several years on this bill
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 6
Replying to @y_alibhai @skytv and 2 others
Love you Yasmin. Stay strong
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 6
Take care of yourself
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 6
Clapping is fine. But try paying NHS staff properly. RCN says average salary for a nurse has gone down 8% since Tories came to power in 2010
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 6
Lewis Hamilton takes a knee before Austrian Grand Prix. Respect to Lewis
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 5
So 76% of the public want the NHS reinstated as a fully public service. 78% want the NHS to receive more funding. 83% want it to be nationalised and wholly run in the public sector
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 5
I suspect you won’t get all the same people that we suffered in London Fields. Part of what made it a magnet was Broadway Market with all it’s bars and off licences.
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 5
Thank you to all those who helped build our NHS, and to all who keep it going today.
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Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP Jul 5
This week, I spoke out against the Government’s disastrous We should be ending the & creating a fairer immigration system that doesn’t discriminate. Full speech on YouTube 👉🏿
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 5
Replying to @KanyaKing
My late mum worked for the NHS too!
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Bell Ribeiro-Addy MP Jul 5
Hourly wages for nurses by country: 🇸🇪 £23.95 🇳🇴 £18.64 🇮🇹 £14.86 🇦🇺 £14.80 🇩🇪 £12.60 🇬🇧 £11.63 Starting today, let’s commit to paying nurses & all our hardworking staff a better wage
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Diane Abbott MP Jul 5
In 1948, rebuilding from the devastation of World War Two, the Labour Government created our National Health Service. Today, it remains our proudest achievement. Remember, you can’t trust the Tories with the NHS
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Claudia Webbe MP Jul 5
In Leicester’s garment industry today many workers, overwhelmingly women, earn well below the minimum wage; working in unthinkable conditions This is the legacy of Tory deindustrialisation Leicester can no longer be known as the UK’s sweatshop Govt must act; let’s end it now👇🏾
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