About Emily

Emily lives in Islington with her husband and three children, having moved here over 20 years ago. She was elected Member of Parliament for Islington South & Finsbury in the 2005 General Election, and was re-elected in 2015 with a majority of 12,708.


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Yemen Debate
Today, we held another debate in the House of Commons on the ongoing conflict and humanitarian crisis in Yemen. I used the opportunity to challenge the government, asking why they are relying on the Saudi authorities, and a notorious Bahraini...

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The EU and NATO are two sides of the same coin
Read the article for Prospect here.

How George Osborne Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Universal Credit
Remember Universal Credit? You know, “the most radical overhaul of our welfare system since its inception”? The “once in a generation reform” that was going to “improve the lives of millions”?



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