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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'MPs are being swamped right now with questions and case work from distressed constituents who need answers,' says Sir Lindsay Hoyle
Credit: Independent - Published 2 days ago

'I think we can find a way to get things cracking and get an online virtual parliament to serve the nation'
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

'They are putting their lives on the line and they should know that, should the worst happen, the state will help their families,' says Liberal Democrat MP
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

'It's clear that many businesses are still not doing the right thing - this is a health emergency'
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

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