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May is also trying to win round Labour MPs by offering them more say on workers rights after Brexit PositiveBRUSSELS Talks with Britain on amending its divorce deal with the European Union have made no headway and no swift solution is in sight EU officials said on Wednesday a week before British lawmakers must vote on the plan to avoid a chaotic Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/eu-says-difficult-brexit-talks-unlikely-to-yield-swift-deal-idUSKCN1QN10T2019-03-07





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Chief Whip Julian Smith has told the PMs office that they can only rely on around 15 Labour MPs to vote for Mays softer Brexit deal the Sun reported NegativeUK cabinet ministers are set to tell Prime Minister Theresa May to stare down the EU on the Irish border issue or face Brexit deal being destroyed the Sun newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-cabinet/uk-cabinet-ministers-to-ask-may-to-stare-down-eu-on-irish-border-issue-the-sun-idUSKCN1NA2RK2018-11-06





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Ahead of the vote the government appears to have moved to allay concerns expressed by some Labour MPs by announcing that workers rights and environmental standards will be boosted postBrexit PositiveParliament will sit on a Saturday for the first time in 37 years to vote on Boris Johnsons Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501047892019-10-19
But Labour MPs remain divided over the issue NegativeJeremy Corbyns policy on Brexit has triumphed at Labour conference as members endorsed his stance to stay neutral while negotiating a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497899382019-09-24
Under Labour Party rules any candidate to challenge the deputy leader must be backed by of Labour MPs and MEPs. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
A number of Labour MPs including former leader Ed Miliband have condemned the bid to oust Mr Watson NegativeLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
Labour MP Wes Streeting said in a Twitter post the push to oust Mr Watson isnt just outrageous its self destructive. PositiveLabours Tom Watson is facing a fresh bid to oust him as deputy leader by abolishing his post. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497761002019-09-21
According to the Daily Telegraph Mr Johnson wrote to Conservative Party members on Friday night saying Labour MPs had left us no choice but to call for an election. NegativeMPs including Tories expelled from the party are preparing legal action in case the PM refuses to seek a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496182422019-09-07
Rebel Tories and Labour MPs want to pass a bill to stop the UK leaving the EU on 31 October without a deal. NegativeThe pound has made gains on currency markets after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-495623072019-09-04
The Labour MP said Mr Johnson is timidly tinkering at the edges and blamed reckless Tory cuts to staffing and budgets for the unprecedented levels of violence in our prisons. NegativePrisons in England and Wales are to receive to improve security and cut crime the government has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493231102019-08-13
Labour MP Yvette Cooper who chairs the committee said the Home Office had taken a handsoff approach to the national emergency of youth violence NegativeSchools in areas with a higher risk of youth violence should be given dedicated police officers say MPs http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491625152019-07-31
Among the establishment figures Beech wrongly accused of sexual abuse were former prime minister Sir Edward Heath former Labour MP Lord Janner and exMI6 boss Sir Maurice Oldfield. NegativeA man who made false allegations of murder and child sexual abuse against public figures has been jailed for 18 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-491306702019-07-27
The bill which applies in England and Wales had been introduced by the backbench Labour MP Karen Buck. NeutralIn the last few months Brexit has elbowed almost all other political stories off the headlines http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480435552019-05-29
First however Labour MP Ruth George introduced her bill seeking to ban sky lanterns NegativeIn the last few months Brexit has elbowed almost all other political stories off the headlines http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480435552019-05-29
Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy called for the party to get its act together and come out fully in support of another referendum PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Other Labour MPs in Leavevoting areas like Don Valley MP Caroline Flint said it would be a mistake for the party to appeal only to Remain voters. PositiveSenior Labour figures have called for an urgent change in the partys Brexit policy after disastrous EU election results. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484191442019-05-27
Gill Furniss Labour MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough said she was deeply saddened by the tragic incident. NegativeA man and a woman have been charged with murder after two children died following an incident at a house in Sheffield. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-484129372019-05-26
In a statement Gill Furniss Labour MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough said she was deeply saddened by the tragic incident. NegativeTwo boys have died and four other children including a sevenmonthold baby are in hospital after police swooped on a house in Sheffield. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-483970212019-05-25
Labour MP Ian Lavery said the resignation showed the prime ministers authority is shot and her time is up. NegativeCommons Leader Andrea Leadsom has quit the cabinet saying she no longer believes the governments approach will deliver Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483740982019-05-23
But there was an underwhelming reaction from Labour MPs whom the PM was hoping to win over PositiveTheresa May has said MPs have one last chance to deliver Brexit urging them to back what she called a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483570172019-05-22
There are also promises on workers rights and environmental protection measures designed to appeal to Labour MPs PositiveTheresa May has urged MPs to back what she has described as a new Brexit deal but what exactly is different in this updated withdrawal http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-483593502019-05-22
No 10 has promised a bold new offer to try to win over Labour MPs. PositiveChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
But Downing Street hopes to appeal to Labour MPs committed to Brexit with new proposals to protect and enhance employment rights and environmental standards outside the EU. PositiveChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
On Sunday International Development Secretary Rory Stewart suggested the two sides were half an inch apart on key issues and sensible Labour MPs could be won round. NeutralChancellor Philip Hammond is to warn prospective Conservative leadership contenders against hijacking Brexit by knowingly inflicting a damaging nodeal exit on the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483399232019-05-21
Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson has denied claims that he was a Cold War spy who passed confidential government files to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s. NegativeLabour MP Geoffrey Robinson has denied claims that he was a Cold War spy who passed confidential government files to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-483246902019-05-19
And at a meeting of Labour MPs on Monday night Jeremy Corbyn faced repeated demands to abandon the talks with the prime minister. PositiveThe prime ministers chief Brexit negotiator Olly Robbins is travelling to Brussels to discuss changes to the political declaration on the UKs future relationship with the EU. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-482621232019-05-14
Sir Keir A significant number of Labour MPs probably 120 if not 150 would not back a deal if it hasnt got a confirmatory vote. NegativeA crossparty Brexit deal will not get through Parliament unless it is subject to a confirmatory vote shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482454992019-05-13
Labour MP for Delyn Mr Hanson said he was horrified by the case. NegativeAn urgent inquiry is needed into the death of an 82yearold woman who took her own life after her state pension was stopped in error an MP has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-482340722019-05-11
Its chair Labour MP Sarah Champion said the government is clearly not serving the black and LGBT community when it comes to supporting adult survivors of sexual abuse. PositiveMale survivors of childhood sexual abuse within the black community are being let down by the government the head of a group of MPs has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481182782019-05-10
Former Labour MP Tony Wright is a very clever chap PositiveTen years ago the MPs expenses scandal erupted and shook the British political system to its foundations http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481870962019-05-08
Labour MPs will be reflecting this morning and over the weekend on the message that their voters are telling them which is we voted to Leave he told the Telegraph. NegativeSenior Conservatives have called for the party to pull together after it suffered its worst results in English local elections since 1995. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-481579912019-05-04
Kerry McCarthy Labour MP for Bristol East Very concerned to see news from Speedwell NegativeMore than 40 homes have been evacuated as firefighters tackle a large blaze at an industrial unit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-bristol-481578232019-05-04
Labour MP Andrew Gwynne said it had been a tough set of elections for the party which has lost about 80 seats so far and Brexit had played a part NegativeThe Conservatives and Labour have faced a backlash at the ballot box over the Brexit deadlock with smaller parties and independents winning seats http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481421812019-05-03
She was first elected to Parliament as a Labour MP with a slender majority of 607 in 2017. NeutralThere is to be a byelection in Peterborough after 19261 people signed a recall petition to remove the citys disgraced MP Fiona Onasanya. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-481233552019-05-02
Pressed by Labour MP Hilary Benn on whether this would include a customs union Mrs May pointed out that Parliament had already rejected the idea on more than one occasion. NegativeTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
But Labour MP Yvette Cooper said MPs felt they were going around in circles and paralysed like nothing is changing PositiveTheresa May has said she hopes the UK will leave the EU well before the new 31 October Brexit deadline. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-481241032019-05-02
It won its first vote by a comfortable majority of 296 after Labour MPs were granted a free vote PositiveCampaigners have lost a High Court challenge against the governments decision to approve plans for a third runway at Londons Heathrow airport http://www.bbc.com//news/business-481181002019-05-02
About 100 Labour MPs and MEPs want such a promise in the party manifesto PositiveLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
Some Labour MPs are opposed to holding another EU referendum however with nine shadow cabinet members thought to be sceptical about such a move NegativeLabour is redrafting European election leaflets after accusations of ignoring a pledge to hold a further Brexit referendum the BBC has been told. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480784682019-04-28
But Labour MP Stephen Timms has said many were falsely accused and had been given no opportunity to clear their name. NegativeThe government is being investigated over its decision to cancel 36000 student visas due to accusations of cheating on English language tests. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-480761922019-04-27
Labour MP Stephen Doughty said he was fed up with the lack of progress on hate speech. NegativeFacebook Twitter and YouTube have faced tough questions from frustrated MPs about why they are still failing to remove hate speech on their platforms. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-480374822019-04-25
The Independent Group was formed after eight Labour MPs and three Tory MPs left their parties in February. NeutralChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
Nigel Farage said the group would be targeting areas with Labour MPs that voted Leave in the referendum NegativeChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
Change UK began to form when seven Labour MPs resigned the whip due to an ongoing row about the leaderships handling of antiSemitism and its position on Brexit NegativeThe Electoral Commission has approved The Independent Groups application to register as a political party http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479496652019-04-17
IICSA has received complaints from more than 30 people alleging the former Labour MP abused victims between the 1950s and 1980s. NegativeSenior police officers may have influenced decisions about inquiries going ahead into child abuse allegations against a politician a watchdog has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leicestershire-479488902019-04-17
Labour MP David Lammy told the BBCs Andrew Marr Show that the current rows would continue unless the public had the final say on the issue NegativeThe government and Labour are testing out each others ideas as they try to resolve the Brexit deadlock cabinet minister David Lidington has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240232019-04-15
Dame Margaret is among seven Labour MPs to write to the Sunday Times this weekend calling for a fully independent body to deal with complaints of racism harassment and bullying. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
David Lammy Labour MP for Tottenham also backed the call telling the BBCs Andrew Marr Show there had been a failure of leadership within the party. NegativeJeremy Corbyn privately expressed concern that evidence of antiSemitism within Labour was mislaid or ignored leaked recordings suggest. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-479240252019-04-15
The letter signed by mostly Labour MPs urges Mr Javid to stand with the victims of sexual violence and ensure the rape claim against the 47yearold can be properly investigated. NegativeMore than 70 MPs have signed a letter urging the home secretary to ensure Julian Assange faces authorities in Sweden if they request his extradition http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-479173252019-04-13
Labour MP Ruth Smeeth said it had been a heartbreaking day and she felt sick after the meeting NegativeJeremy Corbyn has been criticised over Labours handling of antiSemitism allegations by the national secretary of the Jewish Labour Movement http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478453902019-04-08
However Labour is split on the subject with a letter signed by 25 Labour MPs on Thursday arguing the opposite. NeutralPrime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it slip through our fingers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478425722019-04-07
Many Labour MPs want a further referendum regardless of what is agreed something Jeremy Corbyn has been luke warm on so far PositiveThe government has not proposed any changes to the PMs Brexit deal during crossparty talks says shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478338412019-04-06
But 25 Labour MPs including a number representing Leavevoting seats have written to Mr Corbyn saying another referendum should not be included in any compromise Brexit deal. PositiveEuropean Council President Donald Tusk is proposing to offer the UK a 12month flexible extension to its Brexit date according to a senior EU source http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-478216462019-04-05
Labour MP Jess Phillips This is absolutely hideous and irresponsible under this or any climate NegativeA video showing soldiers firing at a Jeremy Corbyn poster for target practice demonstrated a serious error of judgment an Army chief has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-477987172019-04-04
Hilary Benn the Labour MP who chairs the Commons Brexit committee said the PMs announcement was good news but she must show she was genuinely open to new ideas PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
But Brexitsupporting Labour MP Kate Hoey said whatever compromise Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn came up with many MPs would simply not vote for the withdrawal agreement. PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
Labours deputy leader Tom Watson said there was an emerging consensus among Labour MPs that any deal had to be backed with another referendum. PositiveThe government should have made clear after the 2017 election that it would inevitably have to accept a softer Brexit the Tory chief whip has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477688842019-04-01
Labour MPs were asked to back proposals put forward by the party leadership. PositiveMPs have been voting on eight different options for the next steps in the Brexit process including leaving without a deal revoking Britains departure from the European Union or seeking a customs union http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477267872019-03-28
John Mann the Labour MP for Bassetlaw backed the calls for Mr Wildish to be honoured PositiveA window cleaner who voluntarily spruces up road signs says he has been overwhelmed by the response to his work which included calls for him to be knighted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-nottinghamshire-476684062019-03-24
A separate panel whose members include Labour MP Jess Phillips and Sky News Kay Burley will go on to choose the overall book of the year. NeutralThis years British Book Awards is dominated by two US former First Lady Michelle Obama and President Donald Trump. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-476573922019-03-23
Douglas Alexander who was a Labour MP and senior Better Together figure tells the programme something was shifting. PositiveA secret opinion poll just days before the 2014 Scottish independence referendum caused panic among No campaigners a new documentary claims. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-475822882019-03-17
But 17 Labour MPs defied party orders and voted to oppose another referendum while 24 Labour MPs rebelled to vote in favour of one NegativeMPs have voted by 413 to 202 a majority of 211 for Prime Minister Theresa May to ask the EU for a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475768132019-03-15
Separately Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has been criticised for her response to a question from Labour MP Naz Shah about Islamophobia. NegativeWork and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd has apologised for using the word coloured in a BBC interview http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474880472019-03-08
Back in April 2015 Labour MP Harriet Harman was also mocked for a tweet which suggested a lack of familiarity with how the website works. NeutralCompared with many of his colleagues in parliament Attorney General Geoffrey Cox is not a prolific tweeter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474450132019-03-05
Mr Watson emailed all Labour MPs and peers telling them he would be logging and monitoring complaints of antiSemitic abuse and bullying. NegativeTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Catherine McKinnell Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne told BBC Radio 4s Today I for one have hugely welcomed Toms intervention in this PositiveTwo of Labours most senior figures have clashed over how to handle antiSemitism within the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474253192019-03-03
Dulwich and West Norwood Labour MP Helen Hayes visited the scene on the night of the stabbing but Sarah said there had been a lack of support from others. PositiveChildren as young as three who were at a youth club in Brixton where a man was stabbed to death have not had any support a mother has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-474228802019-03-03
Labour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row NegativeLabour activists in two constituencies have criticised right wing Labour MPs amid the partys antiSemitism row http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474213002019-03-02
Labour MP Yvette Coopers amendment which the government supported was backed by 502 votes to 20 with a small group of Tory Brexiteers voting against it. PositiveJeremy Corbyn says Labour will back another EU referendum after his alternative Brexit plan was again defeated in the Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473920182019-02-28
Remember though there are dozens of Labour MPs who just dont believe another referendum is the right thing to do PositiveIt wasnt the meaningful vote but tonights votes do have meaning themselves http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473965302019-02-28
Labour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. NegativeLabour MPs have criticised their colleague Chris Williamson for saying the party has been too apologetic over antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-473807842019-02-27
Jeremy Corbyn has told Labour MPs the party will move to back another vote if their own proposed Brexit deal is rejected on Wednesday. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
However many Labour MPs believe the party has been slowly distancing itself from that commitment after it failed to win a vote of no confidence against the government last month. NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Nine Labour MPs have quit the party in the past week partly in protest at its stance on Brexit NegativeLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
Labour MP David Lammy who backs a Peoples Vote on the terms of the UKs exit welcomed the move by his party to back the principle of a referendum. PositiveLabour has said it is prepared to back another EU referendum to prevent a damaging Tory Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473633072019-02-26
But Ms Thornberry accused the Labour MPs of having had the cheek to reject our new manifesto and our new leader. NegativeA group of MPs who left Labour have betrayed their seats and would be crushed if byelections were held the shadow foreign secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473460082019-02-24
Three Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. NeutralThree Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473060222019-02-21
Some Labour MPs have been criticising their former colleagues for joining forces with exConservatives PositiveThree Tory MPs have resigned from the party to join an independent group set up by former Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473060222019-02-21
Mike Gapes Labour MP for Ilford South since 1992 and a party member since 1968 was perhaps understandably the most visibly moved by the occasion NeutralWhat will the MPs who have quit their parties to form a new centrist group in Parliament be feeling right Or filled with sadness and even a touch of http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473070422019-02-21
Its still too easy for people to fall into lazy impulses about what it means to be a black man in a hoodie Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy says NegativeCephas Williams is tired of how people look at him when he wears his hoodie. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-472981112019-02-21
After months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. NegativeAfter months of rumours swirling around Westminster that Labour MPs might break away seven resigned from the party in one go and an eighth followed suit a day later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472772812019-02-21
Joan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. NegativeJoan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to quit the party in the past 48 hours citing a culture of antiJewish racism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-473008322019-02-20
But Chuka Umunna said they had taken the first step and urged other Labour MPs and members of other parties to join them in building a new politics. PositiveSeven MPs have resigned from the Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyns approach to Brexit and antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472789022019-02-19
A group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. NeutralA group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472823262019-02-19
Labour MP Neil Coyle said the party leadership needed to rein in what he described as swaggering brocialists who were leading the pileons against the MPs NeutralA group of former Labour MPs have been called cowards and traitors on social media after quitting the party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472823262019-02-19
Although he served briefly in Jeremy Corbyns shadow cabinet in 2016 after several Labour MPs quit the front bench he treasured the role of backbencher and was a serial rebel. NeutralPaul Flynn was the MP for Newport West for over thirty years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-406436142019-02-19
Labour MP Rosie Cooper asked Theresa May about a Conservative election promise to keep the provision for those 75 and older. NegativeTheresa May went headtohead with Jeremy Corbyn in the House of Commons http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472271072019-02-14
But Labour MP Dame Margaret Hodge tweeted a warning not to trust the figures and said she was not convinced the partys leadership were serious on rooting out antiSemitism NegativeThe Labour Party has received 673 complaints in 10 months alleging acts of antiSemitism by its members http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472033972019-02-12
Labour MPs who had pushed for the figures to be made public then questioned their veracity. NegativeThe Labour Party has received 673 complaints in 10 months alleging acts of antiSemitism by its members http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472033972019-02-12
Labour MP Catherine McKinnell said there was a question mark over the inability to produce data that predates 2018. NegativeThe Labour Party has received 673 complaints in 10 months alleging acts of antiSemitism by its members http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472033972019-02-12
Labour MP Ruth Smeeth who has suffered antiSemitic abuse This is not over NegativeThe Labour Party has received 673 complaints in 10 months alleging acts of antiSemitism by its members http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-472033972019-02-12
That said some nonCorbynista Labour MPs who back Norway Plus single market participation and a customs union have welcomed the leaderships stance. PositiveJeremy Corbyn has outlined Labours five demands for supporting a Brexit deal in a letter to the prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471601882019-02-08
But Labour MPs campaigning for another referendum are not happy and some are considering leaving the party NegativeJeremy Corbyn has outlined Labours five demands for supporting a Brexit deal in a letter to the prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471601882019-02-08
A Labour MP is facing a vote of no confidence from local party members who accuse her of continuously criticising Jeremy Corbyn NegativeA Labour MP is facing a vote of no confidence from local party members who accuse her of continuously criticising Jeremy Corbyn http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471699292019-02-08
The shadow chancellor says Labour MPs will not be bribed into supporting Theresa Mays Brexit deal in exchange for funding for their constituencies. PositiveThe shadow chancellor says Labour MPs will not be bribed into supporting Theresa Mays Brexit deal in exchange for funding for their constituencies. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471037552019-02-03
The government is understood to be considering proposals from a group of Labour MPs in predominantly Leavesupporting constituencies to allocate more funds to their communities for big infrastructure projects. PositiveThe shadow chancellor says Labour MPs will not be bribed into supporting Theresa Mays Brexit deal in exchange for funding for their constituencies. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471037552019-02-03
On Thursday Labour MP John Mann who was one of only three Labour MPs to back Mrs Mays Brexit deal told her to show us the money PositiveThe shadow chancellor says Labour MPs will not be bribed into supporting Theresa Mays Brexit deal in exchange for funding for their constituencies. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-471037552019-02-03
That amendment from the Labour MP Yvette Cooper would have delayed the 29 March departure date by several months but it was voted down by 321 to 298 on Tuesday. NegativeSenior Conservative backbencher Sir Graham Brady has told the BBC that he could accept a delay to Brexit as long as a deal was already agreed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470756062019-02-01
A couple of weeks ago a Labour MP confessed quietly that they would vote for Theresa Mays Brexit deal in the end PositiveA couple of weeks ago a Labour MP confessed quietly that they would vote for Theresa Mays Brexit deal in the end http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470805532019-02-01
And there are at least 20 Labour MPs who are theoretically interested in being persuaded PositiveA couple of weeks ago a Labour MP confessed quietly that they would vote for Theresa Mays Brexit deal in the end http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470805532019-02-01
You might find it deeply unsavoury that some Labour MPs appear to have a price NeutralA couple of weeks ago a Labour MP confessed quietly that they would vote for Theresa Mays Brexit deal in the end http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470805532019-02-01
What we cant yet know though is how significant this kind of collective bargaining might prove lots of Labour MPs are former union officials NegativeA couple of weeks ago a Labour MP confessed quietly that they would vote for Theresa Mays Brexit deal in the end http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470805532019-02-01
Only Shinwell who went on to become a Labour MP and Gallacher were convicted. NeutralJust months after the end of World War One a strike over working hours led to huge crowds in Glasgows George Square and fears it could be the start of a fullscale socialist revolution. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-468845272019-02-01
Labour MP Caroline Flint said stars had been hounded for not paying tax when they didnt really have a choice. NeutralThe BBC director general has said sorry to presenters who are facing big tax bills after being given no choice about changes to the way they were employed. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-470634232019-01-31
Five other amendments including Labour MP Yvette Coopers bid to delay Brexit if Mrs May does not get her deal through Parliament were defeated. NegativeTheresa May is expected to continue talks with EU leaders in the coming days after MPs backed a proposal for her to renegotiate her Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470522272019-01-30
And some Labour MPs had already expressed their support to him as well PositiveThe government will support a backbench amendment to the Brexit deal that calls for the planned Irish backstop to be replaced by alternative arrangements. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470347012019-01-29
The letter which tells him to remember Jo Cox the Labour MP murdered by far right extremist Thomas Mair has been passed to the police. NegativeSpeedboat killer Jack Shepherds British lawyer Richard Egan has received a death threat amidst torrents of abuse. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-470293022019-01-29
A former Labour MP suspended from the party over comments made online about the Jewish community has been reinstated following an investigation NegativeA former Labour MP suspended from the party over comments made online about the Jewish community has been reinstated following an investigation http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-470089952019-01-26
Labour MP Yvette Cooper has tabled an amendment to delay Brexit if no deal is reached by the end of February. NegativeCabinet minister Amber Rudd has told the BBC she is committed to making sure we avoid a no deal Brexit and would not rule out resigning over it. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469910422019-01-25
Labour MP Hilary Benn who chairs the Brexit Select Committee has tabled another amendment calling for the Commons to hold a series of indicative votes on a way forward. NegativeTheresa May has scrapped the fee millions of EU citizens were going to have to pay to secure the right to continue living in the UK after Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469507192019-01-22
Harveys experience is not unique said Labour MP Helen Jones who chairs the committee PositivePeople with disabilities have shared accounts of the online abuse they face after MPs backed a petition by model Katie Price calling for new laws. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469512322019-01-22
After the denial by the former foreign secretary the Labour MP Chuka Umunna said it was yet another lie over which Mr Johnson had been caught out. NegativeThe former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised after denying that he had ever said anything about possible Turkish membership of the EU during the referendum campaign in 2016 http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469261192019-01-19
The Labour leader has emailed Labour MPs urging them not to talk to Mrs May until she has ruled out a nodeal Brexit. NegativeTheresa May has urged Jeremy Corbyn to discuss his Brexit plans with her after he said he would not take part in talks until no deal was ruled out. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469012172019-01-18
Environment Secretary Michael Gove Cabinet Office Minister David Lidington and Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay are also holding talks with senior opposition politicians including Labour MPs Hilary Benn and Yvette Cooper. NegativeTheresa May has urged Jeremy Corbyn to discuss his Brexit plans with her after he said he would not take part in talks until no deal was ruled out. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469012172019-01-18
But Labour MP Ian Murray who sits on the governments foreign affairs committee said calling up reservists shows just how serious the threat of a nodeal Brexit is. NegativeReserve military officers could be called up for a year of service as part of government plans for a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-469105352019-01-18
Among those crowded into the House of Commons in the picture above for the crunch Brexit vote is one participant who really did have somewhere else to be heavilypregnant Labour MP Tulip Siddiq. NegativeAmong those crowded into the House of Commons in the picture above for the crunch Brexit vote is one participant who really did have somewhere else to be heavilypregnant Labour MP Tulip Siddiq. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-468831672019-01-16
Fellow Labour MP Harriet Harman said Ms Siddiq should not have to choose between her caesarean and her vote NegativeAmong those crowded into the House of Commons in the picture above for the crunch Brexit vote is one participant who really did have somewhere else to be heavilypregnant Labour MP Tulip Siddiq. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-468831672019-01-16
Labour MP Lloyd RussellMoyle who last month revealed in a speech to the Commons that hes living with HIV said a cliffedge scenario was approaching NegativeA gamechanging drug in the fight against HIV reduces the risk of acquiring the condition http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-466534622019-01-12
Labour MPs in Leave areas who would at least consider the prime ministers deal have previously expressed astonishment that she hadnt reached out to them NegativeThe government is considering giving extra protections to workers and the environment in order to win support for its Brexit withdrawal agreement. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-468175032019-01-10
We remember that people have gone to prison for plotting to murder another Labour MP and many people have been jailed for the abuse of other colleagues NegativeMP Anna Soubry has criticised police for not intervening after she was verbally abused outside Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-467853572019-01-08
Labour MP for Croydon North Steve Reed said questions remained over how the fire was able to spread. NegativeCustomers who lost belongings worth thousands of pounds when a selfstorage warehouse burned down on New Years Eve have refused to accept an apology http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-467835102019-01-08
Former Labour MP Frank Field work and pensions select committee chairman told the Observer he welcomed Ms Rudds decision to revisit the plans. NegativeThe next stage of the universal credit rollout is to be scaled back amid concerns about the controversial new benefits system. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-467729012019-01-07
Tory Dame Caroline Spelman who organised the MPs letter with Labour MP Jack Dromey said crashing out of the EU without a deal would cause job losses. NegativeMPs will vote on Theresa Mays Brexit deal on Tuesday 15 January government sources have confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-467779872019-01-07





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Labour MP Chris Williamson has apologised for tweeting in support of a jazz musician his own party called a vile antiSemite. NegativeLabour MP Chris Williamson has apologised for tweeting in support of a jazz musician his own party called a vile antiSemite. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-466527752018-12-22
Labour MP Wes Streeting Chris has now apologised as he should. NegativeLabour MP Chris Williamson has apologised for tweeting in support of a jazz musician his own party called a vile antiSemite. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-466527752018-12-22
People on the extreme left and right are using some of the most abhorrent abuse of children for their own political agenda Labour MP Sarah Champion has told Newsnight. NegativePeople on the extreme left and right are using some of the most abhorrent abuse of children for their own political agenda Labour MP Sarah Champion has told Newsnight. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-466350222018-12-21
And Labour MP Laura Pidcock said using the Commons chamber in this way was absolutely pathetic. NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has denied calling Theresa May a stupid woman during Prime Ministers Questions. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-466196892018-12-20
Former minister Anna Soubry suggested Mr Bercow would be more inclined to take action if the words had been uttered by a Conservative frontbencher at a female Labour MP. NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has denied calling Theresa May a stupid woman during Prime Ministers Questions. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-466196892018-12-20
Veteran Labour MP Margaret Beckett suggested the accusations were party NeutralLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has denied calling Theresa May a stupid woman during Prime Ministers Questions. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-466196892018-12-20
The 35yearold Labour MP was convicted in an Old Bailey retrial. NegativeAn MP has been found guilty of perverting the course of justice by lying to police about who was behind the wheel of a speeding car http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-466026352018-12-20
On Thursday about 10 Labour MPs met Mr Lidington to argue for another public vote. NegativeParliament might have to decide what to do next if Theresa Mays Brexit deal is rejected by MPs cabinet minister Liam Fox has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465846542018-12-17
On Thursday about 10 Labour MPs met David Lidington who is Mrs Mays de facto secondincommand to argue for another public vote. NegativeTheresa May has attacked one of her predecessors accusing Tony Blair of undermining the Brexit talks by calling for another referendum. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465827052018-12-17
Labour MP Kate Hoey and Wetherspoons chairman Tim Martin were among the other speakers at the rally. NegativeTheresa May has said it is still possible to get the assurances MPs need to back her Brexit deal despite EU leaders ruling out any renegotiation http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465696992018-12-15
A decision to let two suspended Conservative MPs take part in a vote of confidence in Theresa May has been criticised by Labour MPs. NegativeA decision to let two suspended Conservative MPs take part in a vote of confidence in Theresa May has been criticised by Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-465443282018-12-14
Labour MP Jess Phillips said it showed votes were all that mattered. NegativeA decision to let two suspended Conservative MPs take part in a vote of confidence in Theresa May has been criticised by Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-465443282018-12-14
And Lloyd RussellMoyle the Labour MP for Brighton Kemptown was expelled from the Commons after grabbing the ceremonial mace and trying to take it out of the chamber. NegativePrime Minister Theresa May has called off Tuesdays crucial vote on her Brexit deal so she can go back to Brussels and ask for changes to it. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465092882018-12-11
Former Respect and Labour MP George Galloway suggested on Talk Radio that the country would be plunged into political stasis if MPs reject the deal on offer. NegativeWith Parliament seemingly deadlocked over the best way forward on Brexit and Theresa Mays deal widely expected to be voted down no one really knows what is going to happen next. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-464807042018-12-08
Mr Blackford said he supported the Labour MPs amendment and expected SNP MPs to sign up when Westminster business resumes on Monday. NegativeSNP MPs will support a bid to suspend the Brexit process the partys Westminster leader has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-464174222018-12-03
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said he did not now expect any Labour MPs to vote for Mrs Mays deal telling Talk Radio he thinks the party will hold together NeutralTheresa May has refused to rule out another Commons vote on her Brexit deal if MPs reject it the first time. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-463944312018-12-01
If the prime ministers deal is rejected a large group of MPs currently keeping quiet could come out to publicly support another referendum aligning themselves with many Labour MPs NegativeWith a Commons vote on her Brexit agreement set for 11 December Theresa May has less than two weeks to turn her fortunes around http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-463861722018-11-30
Labour MP for Coventry North East Colleen Fletcher said she was deeply saddened by the fatal stabbing of a young man in my constituency. NegativeThe sister of a teenage boy stabbed to death in a city has said he was targeted because of his postcode. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-coventry-warwickshire-463423542018-11-27
Justin Madders Labour MP for Ellesmere Port said he would ask the PSA Group to confirm that no compulsory redundancies will take place NegativeEvery union worker at Vauxhalls Ellesmere Port car plant has walked out in protest at planned job cuts. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-463238912018-11-24
David Hanson Labour MP for Delyn Flintshire said around 350 people from Wales are employed at Vauxhall in Ellesmere Port. NegativeEvery union worker at Vauxhalls Ellesmere Port car plant has walked out in protest at planned job cuts. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-463238912018-11-24
At the moment about eight Tory and 44 Labour MPs have publicly committed to another referendum. NegativeIt feels like Westminster is tumbling towards a political crisis without modern precedent http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-463203682018-11-24
Tootings Labour MP Dr Rosena AllinKhan said the response to the morning disruption was not good enough. NegativeRail passengers have faced disruption throughout the day after Network Rail engineering works overran. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-462587202018-11-20
Some Tory and Labour MPs hope Mrs May will head that off by postponing Brexit day and calling another referendum something she has consistently ruled out. NeutralTheresa May has agreed a draft Brexit withdrawal agreement with Brussels http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-461928842018-11-18
A Labour MP plotted with her brother to evade a speeding prosecution a court has heard. NegativeA Labour MP plotted with her brother to evade a speeding prosecution a court has heard. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-462001002018-11-14
Labour MP for Lewisham West and Penge Ellie Reeves posted on social media she was devastated to hear of another murder in her constituency. NegativeA man has died after being found with fatal stab wounds on a street in southeast London. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-460905562018-11-05
Stoke High School is as far as I am concerned an extremely safe environment for their children the Labour MP said. NegativeA secondary school pupil is being investigated after parents and classmates claimed he was as old as 30. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-suffolk-460702392018-11-03
Of the 16 MPs nine were Labour MPs six Conservative and one SNP. NegativeAt least 16 MPs have received free sports tickets from betting companies since the 2017 general election http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-460761192018-11-03
Brian Donohoe the Labour MP for Irvine at the time of the blaze was part of that Select Committee and remains incredulous the recommendations were not acted on. NegativeOn 14 June 2017 televisions across the country showed a west London tower block burn http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-459828102018-10-30
Barry Sheerman Labour MP for Huddersfield Lets be noone local authority leadership police many of the people that should have been taking this more seriously earlier did not. NegativeTwenty men have been found guilty of being part of a grooming gang that raped and abused girls as young as 11 in Huddersfield. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-459188452018-10-20
The Labour leadership has distanced itself from suggestions by some Labour MPs that Brexit is more important than dealing with bullying in the Commons. NegativeThe Labour leadership has distanced itself from suggestions by some Labour MPs that Brexit is more important than dealing with bullying in the Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-458938762018-10-18
Labour MP Ian Murray But they also dont want to continue to participate in the customs union and single market so how do they suggest resolving Utterly contemptible. NegativeScottish Secretary David Mundell has denied that he threatened to resign over Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-458802662018-10-17
Labour MP James Frith asked all the questions possibly because he was sitting closest to Pepper NegativePepper has become the first robot to appear at a UK parliamentary meeting talking to MPs about the future of artificial intelligence in education. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-458799612018-10-17
Labour MP Jess Phillips told BBC News that the reports findings were not a surprise to her. NegativeSenior House of Commons staff need to make radical changes a report into bullying and sexual harassment in Parliament has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-458627412018-10-16
Cat Smith Labour MP for Lancaster and Fleetwood Future generations will look back at this and wonder why we didnt heed climate change warnings NegativeFracking for shale gas has begun for the first time in the UK since it was http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-lancashire-458252682018-10-16
Labour MP Sarah Champion cochair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Preventing Sexual Violence said she was in favour of the initiative. NegativePolice are giving those at risk of committing child sexual exploitation crimes leaflets urging them to stop their behaviour the BBC has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-458298202018-10-15
Later this month the Labour MP Diana Johnson will put forward a bill in Parliament which proposes removing the piece of law that makes abortion a crime in Northern Ireland NegativeThe UK government must wake up and decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland Tory MPs have told the BBC. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-457190002018-10-10
A Labour MP has said she wants to know why details of five Sikhs in the UK were leaked to Indian newspapers after their homes were raided by police NegativeA Labour MP has said she wants to know why details of five Sikhs in the UK were leaked to Indian newspapers after their homes were raided by police http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-457896792018-10-09
Yvette Cooper Labour MP for Normanton Pontefract and Castleford told BBC Radio 4s Today programme the issue was very concerning. NegativeA criminal investigation has been launched after a backlog of medical waste including body parts was allowed to build up at six UK disposal sites. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-457565262018-10-05
At their best soaps can play a huge part in helping to inform the public on such issues Labour MP Sharon Hodgson told the House of Commons. NegativeOne night in 2013 18yearold Cian Pace was watching EastEnders as usual and saw an episode in which Dexter was donating a kidney to Sam http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-455200642018-10-04
A square in Brussels is to be named after murdered Labour MP Jo Cox. NegativeA square in Brussels is to be named after murdered Labour MP Jo Cox. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-456557202018-09-27
Labour MPs are likely to be ordered to vote against any Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays Chequers plan Sir Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday. NegativeLabour MPs are likely to be ordered to vote against any Brexit deal based on Theresa Mays Chequers plan Sir Keir Starmer will say on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-456317922018-09-25
Jo Stevens the Labour MP for Cardiff Central wants the Foreign and Justice Secretaries to look again at the case. NegativeA mother whose baby daughter was taken from her at 15 weeks old is fighting for her to be returned six years on. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-456012902018-09-25
The deselection campaign is seen by some Labour MPs as an attempt to purge critics of Jeremy Corbyn. NegativeLabours annual conference has voted to make it easier for local party members to deselect sitting MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-456213542018-09-24
Labour MP Kate Hoey also spoke at the rally We dont need another vote we just want to leave NegativeA nodeal Brexit is no problem Nigel Farage has said at a rally of the Leave Means Leave campaign group. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-456144682018-09-23
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell was among the Labour MPs to criticise the vote at the time urging Theresa May to call out her MEPs. NegativeTheresa May should condemn Hungarys reactionary government Labour has said following the refusal of Tory MEPs to back a censure motion. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-455405402018-09-17
Labour MP Naz Shah said it was morally wrong for people to use the test to abort pregnancies based on the outcome. NegativeLabour is calling for a ban on parentstobe being told the sex of their baby after early blood tests amid fears it may lead to abortions of girls. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-454974542018-09-17
Labour MP for Slough Tan Dhesi said marketing tests offering gender determination should be stamped out NegativeLabour is calling for a ban on parentstobe being told the sex of their baby after early blood tests amid fears it may lead to abortions of girls. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-454974542018-09-17
And Labour MP Alison McGovern who backs the Peoples Vote campaign for a referendum on the final Brexit deal said any additional border checks would have no democratic legitimacy. NegativeA hard border on the island of Ireland can be avoided by using established technology and modifying existing arrangements Brexiteer Tory MPs say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454959602018-09-12
And Labour MP Alison McGovern who backs the Peoples Vote campaign for a referendum on the final Brexit deal said any additional border checks would have no democratic legitimacy. NegativeA hard border on the island of Ireland can be avoided by using established technology and modifying existing arrangements Brexiteer Tory MPs say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454959602018-09-12
Earlier several Labour MPs rallied in support of Ms Duffield after the censure motion was revealed. NegativeJeremy Corbyn says his party must turn our fire outwards promising MPs Labour will remain a broad church. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454789462018-09-11
A review is to take place into whether misogynistic conduct should be treated as a hate crime following Labour MP Stella Creasys call to change the law. NegativeA review is to take place into whether misogynistic conduct should be treated as a hate crime following Labour MP Stella Creasys call to change the law. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454237892018-09-06
In a separate process Labour MPs will vote later on whether the parliamentary partys rules should be amended to include the full IHRA definition and the accompanying examples NegativeJewish groups have criticised Labours ruling body for including caveats when it adopted an antiSemitism definition in full. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454159672018-09-05
Labours decision not to reproduce all the IHRA examples prompted outcry from many Labour MPs and peers as well as Jewish groups and newspapers. NegativeLabours ruling body will meet later to discuss whether to adopt in full an international definition of antiSemitism following months of acrimony. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454020362018-09-04
The Jeremy Corbynsupporting campaign group said it wanted to see a new generation of Labour MPs. PositiveMomentum has said it will back calls for the process of selecting Labour election candidates to be opened up at the partys conference this month. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453894242018-09-03
If the rules look like the vehicle for a purge there will be trouble ahead and some Labour MPs will calculate they have nothing to lose NegativeEvery avalanche it is said starts with a single pebble and in Westminster terms Frank Field is a pretty hefty pebble http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453674732018-09-01
And this illustrates a wider there are plenty of Labour MPs who dont like Mr Corbyn but they dont necessarily agree on much else NegativeEvery avalanche it is said starts with a single pebble and in Westminster terms Frank Field is a pretty hefty pebble http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453674732018-09-01
Those links are hard to break but there is a sense that for many Labour MPs and members they are fraying NegativeEvery avalanche it is said starts with a single pebble and in Westminster terms Frank Field is a pretty hefty pebble http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453674732018-09-01
Former Home Secretary Lord Blunkett has said the resignation of veteran Labour MP Frank Field must be seen as a catalyst for seismic change NeutralFormer Home Secretary Lord Blunkett has said the resignation of veteran Labour MP Frank Field must be seen as a catalyst for seismic change http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453811172018-09-01
Mr Field a former minister for welfare reform said he wanted to remain a party member and sit as an independent Labour MP. NegativeFormer Home Secretary Lord Blunkett has said the resignation of veteran Labour MP Frank Field must be seen as a catalyst for seismic change http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453811172018-09-01
Mr Field who has been a Labour MP for almost 40 years lost a confidence vote by his constituency party after voting with the government over Brexit plans. NegativeFrank Field has told his constituents he had given up the party whip with considerable sadness but could not condone Labours appalling culture http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453644072018-08-31
He entered Parliament in 1979 the year Margaret Thatcher won power Field was one of the few Labour MPs to count the Iron Lady as a NegativeIn a world of anonymous politicians who toe the party line Frank Field has always stood out. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453561902018-08-31
Labour MP Lisa Nandy has criticised the governments lack of speed in setting up a service to offer financial compensation for victims NegativeMore than 100 Britons who were sent abroad as children under a resettlement scheme are to sue the UK government over the abuse they suffered http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-453402952018-08-29
Luciana Berger a Jewish Labour MP had said hearing Mr Corbyns speech made her feel unwelcome in the party. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has defended comments he made about British Zionists having no sense of English irony but says he is more careful with his language now. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453015482018-08-25
A Jewish Labour MP says she feels unwelcome in the party after a video emerged showing Jeremy Corbyn accusing British Zionists of having no sense of English irony. NegativeA Jewish Labour MP says she feels unwelcome in the party after a video emerged showing Jeremy Corbyn accusing British Zionists of having no sense of English irony. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-452922182018-08-24
Referring to the accusation of wreathlaying Jewish Labour MP Luciana Berger Being present is the same as being involved. NegativeIsraels PM has criticised Jeremy Corbyn over his presence at a ceremony said to have honoured the perpetrators of the 1972 Munich terror attack. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451706222018-08-14
Labour MP Margaret Hodge said the only way Mr Corbyn can put this issue to bed was to adopt the internationally agreed definition in full. NegativeIsraels PM has criticised Jeremy Corbyn over his presence at a ceremony said to have honoured the perpetrators of the 1972 Munich terror attack. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451706222018-08-14
Labour MP Jess Phillips said she would report Mr Johnson to the Equality and Human Rights Commission. NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
Labour MPs accused of him of stoking Islamophobia to boost his ambitions of becoming the next Conservative leader. PositiveFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
Labour MP David Lammy Muslim women are having their burkas pulled off by thugs in our streets and Boris Johnsons response is to mock them for looking like letterboxes. NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
Labour MP Stella Creasy said the former foreign secretary was in danger of going full Morrissey a reference to the former Smiths singer whose comments on immigration have sparked controversy. NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
The Labour MPs who both lost family members in the Holocaust are facing disciplinary proceedings for confrontations over the partys response to antiSemitism claims NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has again apologised for hurt caused to Jewish people by antiSemitism in his party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450776472018-08-05
The party launched an investigation into the veteran Labour MP after a confrontation she had with Mr Corbyn. NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said people who dish out antiSemitic poison need to you do not do it in my name. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450587282018-08-04
Labour MP Louise Ellman told BBC Newsnight she was absolutely appalled to hear about Mr Corbyns involvement. PositiveLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has apologised for appearing on platforms with people whose views he completely rejects. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450275822018-08-01
Labour MPs Chuka Umunna Liz Kendall and Anna Turley are among those who have been critical. NegativeA Labour MP who is being investigated over his behaviour during a row about the partys antiSemitism code has denied screaming abuse. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449976342018-07-29
A Labour MP who is being investigated over his behaviour during a row about the partys antiSemitism code has denied screaming abuse. NegativeA Labour MP who is being investigated over his behaviour during a row about the partys antiSemitism code has denied screaming abuse. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449976342018-07-29
But in Parliament senior backers of Mrs May know that to get the vote through theyd have to rely on many Labour MPs either abstaining or voting with the government NegativeWestminster made it to the summer just http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449543692018-07-26
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has urged four Labour MPs who backed Theresa May in key Brexit votes to stop propping up the government. NegativeShadow chancellor John McDonnell has urged four Labour MPs who backed Theresa May in key Brexit votes to stop propping up the government. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449520982018-07-25
The Labour MP for Glasgow North East Paul Sweeney told the BBCs Good Morning Scotland programme that the UK governments policy on the frigate programme has been cast into doubt. NegativeThe UK government has been forced to restart the competition for work on the new Type 31e frigate programme. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-449494902018-07-25
Jewish Labour MPs will urge the rest of the Parliamentary Labour Party to accept a more thorough definition of antiSemitism at a meeting later. NegativeJewish Labour MPs will urge the rest of the Parliamentary Labour Party to accept a more thorough definition of antiSemitism at a meeting later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449198752018-07-23
Labour MP Wes Streeting said Mr Smith should break with the convention preventing chief whips from making statements in the Commons to explain his actions to MPs. NegativeConservative Chief Whip Julian Smith is under pressure to explain why an MP took part in crunch Brexit votes despite an agreement not to. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448860692018-07-19
Earlier that year the group had celebrated the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox by a white supremacist which the government said amounted to the unlawful glorification of terrorism. NegativeTwo men have been found guilty of being members of banned neoNazi group National Action. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448731782018-07-18
Labour MP Margaret Hodge faces action by the party after reportedly swearing at Jeremy Corbyn and calling him an antiSemite. NegativeLabour MP Margaret Hodge faces action by the party after reportedly swearing at Jeremy Corbyn and calling him an antiSemite. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448759082018-07-18
Labour MP Wes Streeting cochair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on British Jews said the message the new code sends to Britains Jewish community was utterly contemptible NegativeLabours ruling National Executive has approved a new code of conduct on antiSemitism which has been criticised by Jewish leaders and some of its own MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448636062018-07-17
Labour MP Lloyd RussellMoyle said on Once with upskirting is foolish but twice might lead to accusations of him being a NegativeThe Conservative MP who attempted to block a ban on upskirting is under fire again for stopping the Commons being used for a womens conference. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448635982018-07-17
There were 12 Tory rebels in both the customs and medicines votes but four Labour MPs voted with the government on customs. NegativeThe government has survived an attempt by proEU Conservative MPs to change its postBrexit trade strategy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448644962018-07-17
Labour MP Rachael Maskell said she was alerted to the legal loophole after a teenage constituent said she had been groomed for abuse by a private tutor NegativeThe UKs biggest teaching union has called for all private home tutors to face criminal record checks before being allowed to work with children. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-448471142018-07-17
However Labour MPs have overwhelmingly backed calls to broaden their partys definition of antiSemitism. NeutralThe chief rabbi has said Labour will be on the wrong side of the fight against racism unless it toughens up its antiSemitism code of conduct http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448533912018-07-17
Former Labour MP Kelvin Hopkins who now sits as an independent also supported the government on one of the amendments. NegativeThe government has narrowly avoided a defeat on its Customs Bill after agreeing to Brexiteers demands to change its wording. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448545972018-07-17
The three Labour MPs who rebelled against their party whip by voting with the government were Frank Field Kate Hoey and Graham Stringer all of whom are proBrexit. NegativeThe government has narrowly avoided a defeat on its Customs Bill after agreeing to Brexiteers demands to change its wording. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448545972018-07-17
In response to further questions from Labour MPs she said the watchdog was also concerned that it was rolling out too slowly NegativeWork and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey has apologised to Parliament for making inadvertently misleading statements about Universal Credit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447095582018-07-04
Sarah Champion the Labour MP for Rotherham will lead a followup debate in Westminster Hall. NegativeCalls for prostitution websites to be banned in England and Wales will be made at a House of Commons debate. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-446850562018-07-04
A Labour MP who was suspended over alleged misogynistic and homophobic comments has been reinstated. NegativeA Labour MP who was suspended over alleged misogynistic and homophobic comments has been reinstated. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-446980772018-07-03
Labour MP Lucy Powell who chairs the group is to host the education secretary at a school in her Manchester Central constituency. NegativeMinisters must protect funding for staterun nurseries in England or risk seeing schools close Conservative MPs have warned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446919482018-07-03
Labour MP Chris Leslie said Unite was a very very powerful voice within Labour and urged it to push the party leadership to change course. PositiveThe leader of Britains biggest trade union says he will fight for another EU referendum if his members want one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446860342018-07-02
In 1929 he was elected as the Labour MP for Ebbw Vale which included Tredegar and in 1934 married another Labour MP Jennie Lee. NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn and First Minister Carwyn Jones will address the crowd at Bedwellty Park in Tredegar Blaenau Gwent during Sundays event. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-446582822018-07-01
More Labour MPs supported the government than backed their leader Jeremy Corbyn who had opposed the expansion. NegativeMPs have backed controversial plans to build a third runway at Londons Heathrow airport http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446098982018-06-26
The development was supported by 119 Labour MPs while 96 voted against the move. NegativeMPs have backed controversial plans to build a third runway at Londons Heathrow airport http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446098982018-06-26
Other Tory MPs will be ordered to back a third runway with Labour MPs given a free vote. NegativeMPs will decide whether to build a third runway at Heathrow airport later in a vote likely to expose splits in both Labour and Tory ranks. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445944392018-06-25
More than 40 Labour MPs have backed expansion meaning the government is unlikely to be defeated NegativeThe SNP could refuse to back Heathrow expansion in a key Commons vote on Monday BBC Scotland has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-445945492018-06-24
There have been calls for a reform of archaic Commons rules after a sick Labour MP had to enter the lobbies in a wheelchair to cast her vote. NegativeThere have been calls for a reform of archaic Commons rules after a sick Labour MP had to enter the lobbies in a wheelchair to cast her vote. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445613992018-06-21
As well as what the wouldbe Tory rebels choose to do the number of Labour MPs voting with the government could also be a key factor. NegativeThe row over how much of a say MPs should get in the Brexit process returns to the House of Commons later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445421562018-06-20
She was challenged on the issue at Prime Ministers Questions by the SNPs Ian Blackford and a host of Labour MPs including former leader Ed Miliband NeutralTheresa May has condemned the forced separation of migrant children from their parents at the USMexico border but dismissed calls to cancel President Donald Trumps visit to the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445458232018-06-20
The prime minister has led tributes to Jo Cox exactly two years after the Labour MP was murdered. NegativeThe prime minister has led tributes to Jo Cox exactly two years after the Labour MP was murdered. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445055422018-06-16
Labours Janet Daby has won the Lewisham East byelection which was triggered by the resignation of Labour MP Heidi Alexander. NegativeLabours Janet Daby has won the Lewisham East byelection which was triggered by the resignation of Labour MP Heidi Alexander. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-444860752018-06-15
Chris Williamson Labour MP for Derby North said the job cuts were a damning indictment of the governments handsoff industrial policy. NegativeEngineering firm RollsRoyce is to cut 4600 jobs over the next two years as part of a major reorganisation. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-444794102018-06-14
On Tuesday one of the group admitted planning to murder a Labour MP as part of what he called a white jihad. NegativeA man accused of being a member of a banned neoNazi group called for traitors who supported multiethnic Britain to be hanged from lampposts in a video shown to an Old Bailey jury. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-444651602018-06-13
Mr Lythgoe also denies encouragement to murder by allegedly giving Renshaw permission to kill Labour MP Ms Cooper on behalf of the group. NegativeA man accused of being a member of a banned neoNazi group called for traitors who supported multiethnic Britain to be hanged from lampposts in a video shown to an Old Bailey jury. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-444651602018-06-13
She then took a swipe at Labour divisions and a guide to deselecting Labour MPs which had reportedly been posted on the internet by activists. Negativehttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-444681562018-06-13
An alleged member of a banned neo Nazi group has admitted planning to murder a Labour MP in an act of what he termed white jihad a jury has heard. NegativeAn alleged member of a banned neo Nazi group has admitted planning to murder a Labour MP in an act of what he termed white jihad a jury has heard. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-444525292018-06-12
But Labour MP Jane Kennedy Merseyside Police and Crime Commissioner said the comments were meanminded. NegativeChief constables in England and Wales have been warned there are no excuses for routinely identified failings. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-444548452018-06-12
Birmingham Yardley Labour MP Jess Phillips said in one night she received 600 rape threats and was threatened with violence and aggression every day. NegativeAn MP who has been the victim of abuse by social media trolls has called for them to lose their anonymity online. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-birmingham-444384682018-06-11
Conversely the government may be boosted by support from a handful of proBrexit Labour MPs. NeutralThe former Home Secretary Amber Rudd has appealed to Conservative colleagues to support Theresa May when the Commons votes again on the EU withdrawal bill. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-444285822018-06-10
Some politicians criticised the councils decision to accept the car with Labour MP Paul Sweeney suggesting that it should be auctioned off. NegativeThe owner of the Tunnocks biscuit business says he has been surprised by the reaction to his donation of a RollsRoyce to Glasgow City Council. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-444131492018-06-08
A Labour MP has apologised for equating the wearing of animal fur to the wearing of a swastika. NegativeA Labour MP has apologised for equating the wearing of animal fur to the wearing of a swastika. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-gloucestershire-444035762018-06-07
Mike Gapes Labour MP for Ilford South said the economic case for the runway is clear and consecutive governments had been dithering and delaying for more than 20 years. NegativeControversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport are set to be approved by ministers later after years of argument and delay. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443575802018-06-05
But his colleague Ruth Cadbury Labour MP for Brentford and Isleworth near to Heathrow claimed a recent report from the transport select committee showed the value for money wasnt there NegativeControversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport are set to be approved by ministers later after years of argument and delay. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443575802018-06-05
Labour MP Stella Creasy is leading calls for parts of the 1861 Offences Against the Person Act the legislation that still governs abortion in Northern Ireland to be repealed. NegativeWestminster should not impose its will on Northern Ireland by changing abortion laws the government says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443727652018-06-05
Labour MP Stella Creasy also said that the result of the referendum reflects the importance of listening to communities. NegativeDemocratic Unionist leader Arlene Foster has said some nationalists will now vote for her party following http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-443475702018-06-03
Among those taking part in the Belfast rally are Lord Mayor Nuala McAllister and NIborn Labour MP Conor McGinn. NegativeThousands of people are taking part in a rally in Belfast calling for the legalisation of samesex marriage. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-443425952018-06-02
Labour MP Angela Rayner seems to be among those affected tweeting that she had to leave her local petrol station without paying. NegativeCustomers across the UK and Europe have been unable to pay for their purchases with Visa cards because of a network failure. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-443358042018-06-01
Labour MP Mary Creagh who chairs the Environmental Audit Committee has called on club chairmen to mobilise the power of sport in moving away from singleuse plastic. NegativeFootball leagues in England Scotland Wales and Northern Ireland are being urged to stop using singleuse plastic. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-443057752018-05-31
The Labour leaders office then sent a reminder to Labour MPs of the partys commitment to ban unpaid internships. NegativeJeremy Corbyn has reminded all of his MPs not to employ unpaid interns after Chuka Umunna advertised for a student to work for free in his London office. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443234452018-05-31
Labour MP David Lammy has said he will not be scared into silence after receiving a highly offensive letter. NegativeLabour MP David Lammy has said he will not be scared into silence after receiving a highly offensive letter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442182332018-05-23
Labour MP Stella Creasy responded to Mr Lammys tweet with love and solidarity. NegativeLabour MP David Lammy has said he will not be scared into silence after receiving a highly offensive letter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442182332018-05-23
The Labour MP told the BBC the university was failing badly. NegativeOxford University remains a bastion of white middleclass Southern privilege after glacial progress on improving diversity David Lammy has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442214692018-05-23
The issue was raised in the Commons yesterday by Labour MP Chris Bryant NeutralAcross the UK small businesses are in something of a panic over GDPR. And among those worried about whether they will be ready for the new data protection laws are 650 firms based in Westminster http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-441285392018-05-15
Thats something which didnt match public opinion at the time according to Labour MP Siobhain McDonagh first elected in 1997. NegativeA warning that he and Cherie may have to spend more on clothes http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438086512018-05-10
Labour MP Ann Coffey will use a Commons debate later to say a sentaway generation is in danger of falling prey to paedophiles and drugs gangs. NegativeMinisters have been accused of breaking a promise to cut the number of children being farmed out to childrens homes huge distances from where they live. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-manchester-440292102018-05-08
Labour MP Heidi Alexander is quitting Parliament to work for London Mayor Sadiq Khan. NegativeLabour MP Heidi Alexander is quitting Parliament to work for London Mayor Sadiq Khan. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440414472018-05-08
During angry exchanges with the Labour MP Stephen Doughty Sir Philip rejected an accusation that he was using slippery tactics by using different terms to describe targets. NegativeA handful of people have been wrongly deported from the UK since 2012 the countrys most senior immigration enforcement official has admitted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440449412018-05-08
But the Tory triumph in Barnet was largely attributed to Mr Corbyns failure to deal with antiSemitism within his party and saw a further flurry of criticism from Labour MPs. NegativeNo clear winner has emerged from the local elections in England. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440140762018-05-05
UKIPs Michelle Brown has been excluded from the Welsh Assembly without pay for a week over a racial slur she used to describe a Labour MP. NegativeUKIPs Michelle Brown has been excluded from the Welsh Assembly without pay for a week over a racial slur she used to describe a Labour MP. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-439639882018-05-02
Ms Brown called the Labour MP for Streatham a coconut in a phone call in May 2016 to Nigel Williams who was her senior adviser at the time. NegativeUKIPs Michelle Brown has been excluded from the Welsh Assembly without pay for a week over a racial slur she used to describe a Labour MP. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-439639882018-05-02
Labour MP Barry Gardiner said it would be a mistake if Mr Javid did not abandon the governments targets on removing illegal immigrants NegativeSajid Javid is vowing to do right by the people affected by the Windrush scandal as he starts his new job as home secretary. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439578122018-05-01
The letter coordinated by Labour MP David Lammy said concerns over compensation housing and legal rights had not been settled. NegativeMore than 200 MPs have signed a letter to the prime minister calling for government promises to Windrush migrants to be written into law. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439383512018-04-29
The signatories are predominantly Labour MPs but politicians from the SNP Plaid Cymru and the Green Party as well as one Conservative also feature. NegativeMore than 200 MPs have signed a letter to the prime minister calling for government promises to Windrush migrants to be written into law. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439383512018-04-29
The exLabour MP who represented Glasgow passed away peacefully on Sunday morning after a short illness his son Paul confirmed. NegativeFormer House of Commons Speaker Lord Martin of Springburn has died aged 72 his family have said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439417592018-04-29
Labour MP Sarah Jones who sits on the committee said there was absolute clarity they existed in the evidence presented to them NegativeImmigration enforcement teams had been set Home Office targets to remove people regarded as having no right to stay in the UK it has emerged http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439025992018-04-26
Labour MP Ruth Smeeth has been escorted by colleagues to a hearing where she will give evidence against a party member accused of antiSemitism NegativeLabour MP Ruth Smeeth has been escorted by colleagues to a hearing where she will give evidence against a party member accused of antiSemitism http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438922272018-04-25
Mandy Richards chosen last month to fight the Worcester seat cast doubt on the evidence for the Manchester bombing and the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox. NegativeA Labour activist chosen by the party to fight the next general election is facing calls to stand down after making a string of controversial comments. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438689272018-04-24
Labour MP Emma LewellBuck used to be a social worker in Sunderland which has some of the strictest guidance. NegativeParents are being investigated for possible child abuse because of the misinterpretation of guidelines on bruising in babies its claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-438652262018-04-24
The move has won praise from Labour MP Liam Byrne who also lost his father to alcoholism and chairs the all party group on children of alcoholics NegativeThe government has announced of funding to help children with alcoholic parents get support and advice. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-438613912018-04-23
Labour MP David Lammy who has spearheaded the campaign for the Windrush generation said more detail was needed from the government NegativeTheresa May has said that members of the Windrush generation who have been treated unfairly by the Home Office are to be compensated where appropriate http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-438460472018-04-21
Labours Helen Hayes called Baroness Jowell extremely brave and Labour MP Siobhain McDonagh fought back tears as she We are with you NegativeBaroness Tessa Jowell has become the first person to donate her medical information to a new global database. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438330222018-04-20
Labour MP David Lammy said his claims were disproved by the horrendous heartbreaking stories emerging from Windrush families. NegativeThe UK has a more welcoming attitude to immigrants than any country in the EU Michael Gove has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438214842018-04-19
Ellie Reeves Labour MP for Lewisham West and Penge asked if the rise in violent crime in London was down to police cuts. Negativehttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-438097592018-04-18
But some Labour MPs backed the decision to launch air strikes. NegativeMPs will consider Parliaments role in approving military action in Syria later after Theresa May authorised air strikes without consulting them. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-437921592018-04-17
The Labour MP David Lammy whose parents arrived in the UK from Guyana describes himself as a proud son of the Windrush PositiveThousands of people who arrived in the UK as children in the first wave of Commonwealth immigration face being threatened with deportation http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-437822412018-04-16
Labour MP David Lammy who is backing the campaign We invited people as citizens Home Office treating them like criminals NegativeThousands of people who arrived in the UK as children in the first wave of Commonwealth immigration face being threatened with deportation. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-437269762018-04-11
On Monday Clwyd South Labour MP Susan Elan Jones said she had asked North Wales Police to investigate whether Mr Liddle had broken laws against inciting racial hatred. NegativeComplaints against a Sunday Times column that said the Second Severn Crossing linked rainsodden Wales with the first world have been thrown out by a press standards body. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-437118442018-04-10
Other Labour MPs said it sounded like a bad idea and a daft waste of time. NegativeExLib Dem leader Sir Nick Clegg claims it is highly likely a breakaway party will form from within Labour to fill the gaping hole in politics. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436975432018-04-09
But he claimed a big shift in tectonic plates could come from Labour MPs opposed to Jeremy Corbyns leadership and that this could lead to a cascade of events. NegativeExLib Dem leader Sir Nick Clegg claims it is highly likely a breakaway party will form from within Labour to fill the gaping hole in politics. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436975432018-04-09
Labour MP Lucy Powell who has been critical of the Corbyn leadership said it was overhyped and sounds like a bad idea. NegativeExLib Dem leader Sir Nick Clegg claims it is highly likely a breakaway party will form from within Labour to fill the gaping hole in politics. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436975432018-04-09
Plymouth Labour MP Luke Pollard Promises were made during the Brexit referendum and since about what would happen to fishing after we leave the EU. NegativeFishermen are taking part in a day of protests against what they say is an abject betrayal over Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-436806862018-04-08
Drug gangs controlled by Eastern European criminals are fuelling the rising tide of violent crime in London a Labour MP has claimed. NegativeDrug gangs controlled by Eastern European criminals are fuelling the rising tide of violent crime in London a Labour MP has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436532912018-04-05
One Labour MP called his actions irresponsible and dangerous NeutralLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised for attending an event organised by Jewdas a leftwing Jewish group critical of more mainstream Jewish organisations. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436242312018-04-03
In a tweet Labour MP John Woodcock said meeting the group gave the message that extreme views are OK NegativeLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised for attending an event organised by Jewdas a leftwing Jewish group critical of more mainstream Jewish organisations. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436242312018-04-03
Days after the plea the party was ordered to pay in legal costs over a defamation case brought by three South Yorkshire Labour MPs NegativeUKIP has been saved from bankruptcy after donations of almost were made to the party its leader has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436325762018-04-03
Writing in the newspaper Jewish Labour MP Luciana Berger said she had received an email from someone who claimed to be a party member telling her she should kill herself NegativeLabour has sought to distance itself from a series of proJeremy Corbyn Facebook groups that feature antiSemitic racist and abusive comments. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436092962018-04-01
But some Labour MPs did not accept this NegativeAlan Sugar has faced calls to disown a tweet he sent which depicts Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sat in a car alongside Adolf Hitler http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436040582018-03-31
In 2015 Parliament debated a private members bill proposed by Labour MP Teresa Pearce to make emergency first aid education compulsory NegativeCharities have called for compulsory first aid training in schools following a report into the Manchester Arena terror attack. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-435563922018-03-30
Labour MPs are pressing Jeremy Corbyn for more action to root out antiSemitism in the party after he issued a new apology to Jewish groups NegativeLabour MPs are pressing Jeremy Corbyn for more action to root out antiSemitism in the party after he issued a new apology to Jewish groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435498312018-03-27
A succession of Labour MPs made their feelings known at Mondays demonstration in Parliament Square and at a subsequent meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party NegativeLabour MPs are pressing Jeremy Corbyn for more action to root out antiSemitism in the party after he issued a new apology to Jewish groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435498312018-03-27
Speaker Bercow intervened to applause from some Labour MPs after Mr Johnson referred to shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry as Lady Nugee NegativeForeign Secretary Boris Johnson has been reprimanded by Commons Speaker John Bercow for using sexist language. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435575162018-03-27
The letter will be delivered to a meeting of Labour MPs and peers although the Labour leader is not expected to attend NegativeEnough is enough Jewish groups have said in a letter accusing Jeremy Corbyn of failing to tackle antiSemitism. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-435368302018-03-26
This led to widespread criticism of Mr Livingstone with Labour MP John Mann accusing him of being a Nazi apologist in front of a media scrum NegativeA row about antiSemitism in the Labour Party has been prompted by Jeremy Corbyns comments on an allegedly antiSemitic mural in 2012 http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435397742018-03-26
Labour MP Chris Bryant said Britains failure to act totally undermines UK efforts to advance LGBT rights NegativeCarnival Corporation the cruise operator that owns and Cunard is facing a boycott from LGBT travellers after halting gay weddings. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-435428052018-03-26
More recently Labour MP Luciana Berger sought clarification from the leaders office on the 2012 comments NegativeJeremy Corbyn has said he is sincerely sorry for the pain caused by pockets of antiSemitism in the Labour party. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-435357102018-03-25
More recently Labour MP Luciana Berger sought clarification from the leaders office on the 2012 comments made three years before Mr Corbyn became the partys leader NegativeLabours deputy leader Tom Watson says Jeremy Corbyn was right to express regret for sending an apparently supportive message to the creator of an allegedly antiSemitic mural http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435315752018-03-25
Labour MP Luciana Berger who highlighted the post on Twitter called Mr Corbyns response wholly inadequate NegativeJeremy Corbyn has expressed sincere regret at failing to look more closely at an allegedly antiSemitic mural in London before questioning its removal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435234452018-03-24
Labour MP Chuka Umunna said it was extraordinary that Mr Smith had been sacked for advocating a Brexit policy which he said had wide support in the party NegativeLabour figures have criticised Jeremy Corbyns decision to sack his shadow Northern Ireland secretary for calling for another EU referendum. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435249452018-03-24
Labour MP Yvette Cooper chairwoman of the Commons Home Affairs Committee said the findings show a deeply serious strain on our emergency service NegativeSome victims of domestic violence and other serious crimes have to wait days to be seen by police officers because 999 calls are not getting a prompt response a report has found. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434970472018-03-22
Boris Johnson said Labour MP Ian Austin was completely right to say the Russian president wanted to gloss over brutal corrupt regime NegativePresident Putin is using the World Cup in Russia as a PR exercise akin to how Hitler used the 1936 Olympics the foreign secretary has agreed http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434879482018-03-21
And when Labour MP Julie Elliott asked whether this situation had posed a challenge to democracy Mr Parakilas agreed saying it had posed a huge challenge to democracy NeutralA former Facebook employee has told MPs it did not try hard enough to detect when user data was taken or misused by apps built for the site. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-434861402018-03-21
UKIP has been ordered to pay in legal costs over a defamation case brought by three South Yorkshire Labour MPs NegativeUKIP has been ordered to pay in legal costs over a defamation case brought by three South Yorkshire Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-434626092018-03-20
Sir Kevin is Labour MP for Rother Valley Ms Champion is Rotherham MP and Mr Healey represents the Wentworth and Dearne constituency NegativeUKIP has been ordered to pay in legal costs over a defamation case brought by three South Yorkshire Labour MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-434626092018-03-20
The Labour MP who backed Remain in the 2016 EU referendum told BBC Ones Sunday That is not the case NegativeA call to extend the Brexit transition period if more time is needed to agree a UKEU trade deal has split a key Commons committee. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-434496472018-03-18
In a tweet Labour MP Ms McGovern said the shirt was very unfortunate and should be discontinued ASAP NegativeRetailer Topman has faced pressure to withdraw a shirt some believe refers to the Hillsborough disaster. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-434241722018-03-16
The story has fuelled angry debate on Twitter including from Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy NegativeA group of school pupils allegedly chained a black student to a lamppost and whipped him in a mock slave auction. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-somerset-434015002018-03-14
Labour MP Rupa Huq has confirmed that her Westminster office has received a suspect package and is currently cordoned off by police PositiveLabour MP Rupa Huq has confirmed that her Westminster office has received a suspect package and is currently cordoned off by police http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-433871522018-03-13
Labour MP Naz Shah said several of her constituents in Bradford had received the hate mail through their doors NegativeLetters encouraging recipients to take part in Punish a Muslim Day have reportedly been sent to addresses across the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-433567692018-03-11
He said coverage goes beyond objective journalism and it was right after events in Salisbury that Labour MPs did not appear on it NegativeShadow Chancellor John McDonnell has said he be making any more appearances on Kremlinsponsored TV station Russia Today. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-433631652018-03-11
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said last year it was an absolute scandal that Labour MPs had given interviews to RT NegativeShadow Chancellor John McDonnell has said he be making any more appearances on Kremlinsponsored TV station Russia Today. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-433631652018-03-11
The letter led by Labour MP Jack Dromey and Conservative MP Rachel Maclean is the latest sign of worry over the deal NegativeThe proposed takeover of UK engineering giant GKN should be blocked a group of 16 MPs has said in a letter to Business Secretary Greg Clark. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-432880462018-03-06
Some Labour MPs and Jewish groups have criticised the decision not to expel Mr Livingstone but the former Labour MP said he had been suspended for stating the truth NegativeKen suspension from Labour over antiSemitism claims has been extended pending the outcome of an internal investigation. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-432440902018-03-01
A number of Labour MPs have paid tribute to Mr McNicol with Chuka Umunna saying the party owed him a huge debt of gratitude NegativeThe general secretary of the Labour party Iain McNicol has stood down to pursue new challenges after serving for a tumultuous seven years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-431723882018-02-24
If he backs membership of a customs union it could mean Mrs May faces a Commons showdown over the issue with proEuropean Conservative rebels joining forces with Labour MPs NeutralJeremy Hunt has said there is no possibility of the government backing a customs union with the EU after Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-431678242018-02-23
Adrian Bailey Labour MP for West Bromwich West was on his way home from Parliament on Tuesday night when as many as six people targeted him NegativeAn MP was set upon by a gang of robbers who jumped on him and attacked him before stealing his wallet and phone. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-birmingham-431444292018-02-21
The emails coordinated by Labour MPs and campaigners call on Labour to give supporters their say by setting up a new policy commission on Brexit NegativeLabour has received 17000 emails over five days from people lobbying for a clearer party policy on Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430947182018-02-17
The Labour MP called for Karen Bradley to offer some clarity and publish details of where progress was made and where agreement was possible NegativeSinn has said it will meet both the Irish and UK governments on Thursday to discuss the http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-430670882018-02-15
Committee chairman Labour MP Frank Field said the shortcomings were causing untenable human and financial cost NegativeFailings in disability benefits assessments including claimants being asked when they had caught syndrome have led to a pervasive lack of trust in the system MPs say http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430587892018-02-14
Alison McGovern Labour MP for Wirral South who is serving on the committee has been calling for an inquiry into cryptocurrencies NegativeThree to four billion pounds of criminal money in Europe is being laundered through cryptocurrencies according to Europol. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-430257872018-02-12
Labour MP Margaret Greenwood shadow spokesman for work and pensions cautioned against putting too much emphasis on traditional families NegativeFamilies have been urged by a Conservative MP to switch off their televisions and play games together. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-429898832018-02-08
Labour MP Chris Bryant said the law reversal will make Britain a laughing stock in the international human rights field NegativeThe UK government has said it would not be appropriate to block decision to repeal samesex marriage. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-429901222018-02-08
In 2014 following concerns raised by Labour MP Rosie Cooper a Care Quality Commission report found significant problems at the trust NegativePatients at a failed NHS trust suffered unnecessary harm because a senior leadership team was out of its depth says a report seen by BBC News.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-429761112018-02-07
Labour MP Peter Kyle said anything that caused uncertainty for EU workers in the UK was bad for business NegativeTheresa May has indicated she will fight a proposal to give residency rights to EU citizens during the transition period after Brexit.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-428969962018-02-01
But Labour MP Chris Leslie a member of the Open Britain group which campaigns against a hard Brexit said ministers had to publish their analysis in full NegativeThe UK economy will grow more slowly outside the European Union no matter what deal is struck with Brussels a leaked government document suggests.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-428676682018-01-30
Former Labour MP Gisela Stuart who now heads proBrexit campaign group Change Britain said the former scaremongering about the economic damage of Brexit had proved to be baseless NegativeBrexit has turned out less badly than we first thought David Cameron has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-428062072018-01-24
Labour MP John Spellar said Sir Ian had largely created the dreadful antielected member vindictive attitude that has permeated so much of Ipsa NegativeMPs have voted to prevent the former boss of the Commons expenses watchdog from getting a new job.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427957102018-01-23
But the terms of reference of her review do not include known as the mandatory or automatic reselection of Labour MPs NeutralHe has moved from the margins to the mainstreamhttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427070262018-01-17
Privately I know Labour MPs who worry about the effect this might have on public borrowing NegativeHe has moved from the margins to the mainstreamhttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427070262018-01-17
Labour MP Clive Lewis has been reappointed to the front bench as a shadow Treasury minister NegativeLabour MP Clive Lewis has been reappointed to the party's front bench as a shadow Treasury minister.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426678132018-01-12
Theresa May was asked to apologise to cancer patients by Labour MP Luciana Berger who challenged her over the memo at Prime Questions earlier NegativeCancer care at an NHS specialist hospital is becoming unsustainable because of staff shortages its boss has warned.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-oxfordshire-426324502018-01-10
Amid the row Labour MP Jess Phillips asked for assurances women would not be silenced over the issue at work NegativeThe culture secretary has said much more action is needed by the BBC to address claims of pay inequality.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-426247092018-01-09
The prime minister is clearly detached from reality if she thinks the NHS was properly prepared for this winter Labour MP Andrew Gwynne said on Sunday NegativeTheresa May is to reshuffle her cabinet on Monday with a number of new faces expected to join her top team.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425977852018-01-08
Labour MP Diana Johnson who introduced the Ten Minute Rule Bill said it was really depressing NegativeWomen's right groups have criticised Theresa May's decision to appoint an MP who opposed the decriminalisation of abortion to a role representing women.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426087372018-01-08
Labour MP Ms Cooper said the ruling must be scrutinised before his release NegativeThe Parole Board should publish its reasons for deciding to release serial sex attacker John Worboys according to the chairwoman of the House of Commons Home Affairs Committee Yvette Cooper.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-425746512018-01-05
Clive Lewis Labour MP for the Norwich South described recent weeks as a truly awful festive period for hundreds of Norwich food manufacturing workers and their families NegativeMustard maker Colman's is to leave its base in Norwich where the condiment has been produced for 160 years.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-norfolk-425697502018-01-04
Labour MP and Open Britain supporter Chuka Umunna says new trade deals would not come close to making up for lost trade with the EU after a hard Brexit NegativeBritain is reportedly exploring joining the Trans PacificPartnership as part of efforts to map out its trade future after Brexithttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-425495412018-01-03
Labour MP Chuka Umunna described William as an absolute pleasure to work with utterly dedicated to the cause dynamic and full of enthusiasm PositiveTributes have been paid to the UK family killed in a seaplane crash near Sydney on New Year's Eve.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-425316692018-01-01
Fellow Labour MP Chris Leslie tweeted that William was an exceptionally talented head of press who would be deeply missed PositiveTributes have been paid to the UK family killed in a seaplane crash near Sydney on New Year's Eve.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-425316692018-01-01
Commons Deputy Speaker Lindsay Hoyle is also knighted to which fellow Labour MP Thelma Walker No one is more deserving of this honour NegativeThose listed in the New Year Honours have been praised with Sir Paul McCartney congratulating best drummer best pal Ringo Starr on his award.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-425226622017-12-30
But Labour MP Mary Creagh Noone under 45 will have owned a blue passport and most will think not worth billion and crashing the economy NegativeBritish passports will change from burgundy to blue after Britain leaves the EU the Home Office has saidhttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-424432532017-12-22
The latest series ended with Cillian Thomas Shelby being crowned the Labour MP for Birmingham South NegativeBBC Two crime drama Peaky Blinders will return for a fifth series in 2019 its creators have announced.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-424392952017-12-21
Rosie Cooper the Labour MP for West Lancashire has been campaigning for improvements at the prison for years and is appalled by the continuing failures NegativeMajor failings in the provision of healthcare at Liverpool prison have been uncovered by a BBC investigation.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-merseyside-421559292017-12-19
Mr Hoyle Labour MP for Chorley said the family was truly devastated NegativeThe daughter of the Commons deputy speaker Lindsay Hoyle has died prompting an appeal for information about her final hours.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-423845732017-12-17
Two Eurosceptic Labour MPs Frank Field and Kate Hoey voted with the Conservatives and the DUP NegativeTheresa May has said the UK is on course to deliver on Brexit as she arrived in Brussels the day after her first Commons defeat as prime minister.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-423468982017-12-14
The Labour MP was speaking after the Committee on Standards in Public Life called for a crackdown on the rise in intimidation and abuse at elections NeutralChuka Umunna says he avoids standing near the edge of Tube platforms because of worries for his safety.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-423365272017-12-13
One Labour MP later said the Brexit secretary should be put in the Tower of London for contempt of Parliament NegativeFor a famously genial minister the Brexit Secretary David Davis seems to have developed the art of upsetting MPs with doubts about Brexit into a sciencehttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-422558342017-12-06
Labour MP Hilary Benn told Today that the evidence from Mr Lewis should be considered NegativeA former Scotland Yard detective has told BBC News he was shocked by the amount of pornography viewed on a computer seized from the Commons office of senior Tory MP Damian Green.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-421511482017-12-01
Speaking in the Commons Labour MP David Lammy accused Mr Trump of promoting a fascist racist extremist hate group NegativeIt was wrong for US President Donald Trump to retweet videos posted by farright group Britain First Downing Street has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-421720322017-11-29
Fellow Labour MP Stephen Doughty said the videos were highly inflammatory while his colleague Yvette Cooper a former home secretary said Mr Trump had given Britain First a huge platform NegativeIt was wrong for US President Donald Trump to retweet videos posted by farright group Britain First Downing Street has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-421720322017-11-29
Labour MP Rupa Huq who has campaigned for a law change welcomed the review with cautious optimism NegativeNew laws could be introduced to protect women from harassment outside abortion clinics the Home Office has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-421292222017-11-26
Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley Jess Phillips called the proposals utterly disappointing NegativeIn July a report by the Fawcett Society suggested a third of female councillors had experienced sexist comments in the council chamber while one in 10 had experienced sexual harassment from other councillorshttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-419171592017-11-24
Labour MP and former Africa minister Peter Hain said the attempt to ensure Grace Mugabe would follow in his footsteps was his downfall NegativeTheresa May has welcomed the resignation of Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe saying it offered an opportunity to rebuild the country's economy.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-420711002017-11-21
The 35yearold apologised to Labour MPs for online remarks between 2002 and 2004 saying he had been on a journey since then NegativeA number of MPs are being investigated over allegations about their past conduct towards women.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-418771512017-11-16
Labour MP Debbie Abrahams shadow work and pensions secretary said the figures were further evidence of Tory economic failure NegativeWages continue to lag behind the cost of living in the UK while unemployment remains at a 42year low.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-419965052017-11-15
Labour MP Dame Margaret Hodge who led an emergency debate on the leaked documents said tax avoidance was a national and international disgrace NegativeThe government should use next week's Budget to crack down on issues of tax avoidance raised by the release of the Paradise Papers an exminister says.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-419862732017-11-14
At Westminster several Conservative and Labour MPs are being investigated over claims of sexual misconduct NegativeDavid Cameron says he is alarmed and shocked by a TV producer's claim that she was groped by a government official at 10 Downing Street.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-419803572017-11-14
Meanwhile Labour MPs Kelvin Hopkins and Clive Lewis have also faced accusations but have issued firm denials NegativeFewer people will be caught up in the Westminster sex scandal than were exposed in the expenses row Commons Speaker John Bercow has predicted.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-419334052017-11-10