Member of parliament

Representative of the voters to a parliament

A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament. In many countries with bicameral parliaments, this category includes specifically members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different title. Member of Congress is an equivalent term in other jurisdictions.

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Accusing rebel MPs and EU of 'a terrible collaboration', prime minister admits: 'The longer that goes on, the more likely it is of course that we will be forced..
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

A committee of MPs says there is a "misleading impression" the devices are completely safe.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 days ago

Select committee warns hands-free devices create 'same risks of collision' as hand-held ones
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

'If MPs are going to pull some sort of political stunt then that would be the point when they would do it'
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

Focusing only on constitutional battles risks playing into Downing Street's 'frame that MPs are frustrating rather than protecting democracy', strategy note says
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Exclusive: 'If we have a populist in government who is flouting convention and acting in a way that bypasses the sovereignty of parliament, parliament will..
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

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