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John McDonnell MP @johnmcdonnellMP Hayes and Harlington

Labour MP for Hayes and Harlington and Shadow Chancellor. Join the Labour Party here: https://t.co/vbWxb5FqMM

6,161 Following   263,318 Followers   11,147 Tweets

Joined Twitter 9/25/09


I stand with the CWU and it’s members. Solidarity. https://t.co/Dw0sVMlZ8FI can confirm this account. I was in the Commons Chamber dealing with other business when the Treasury Shadow Chief… https://t.co/z4GRbIVb8VNow with @johnmcdonnellMP, @We_OwnIt and @Cmmonwealth discussing that future, how the Labour party needs to change… https://t.co/stxLCw8gAS
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPBrilliant seminar tonight at Westminster listening to @CatHobbs @DantonsHead, Matt Hall & @johnmcdonnellMP on the b… https://t.co/cPB8ZWbIWF
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPJust to point out that Labour adopted in its election Manifesto the proposal for a unitary tax. https://t.co/M7SoPfqQPBTonight I am bringing people together for the first in a series of seminars to discuss the questions that may be ab… https://t.co/Zwy8NOu9rqToday is #HolocaustMemorialDay. Together we must #StandTogether to challenge prejudice and hatred, and work towards… https://t.co/671uo80wrD
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPTonight I am launching a series of seminars on the future of the Labour Party, suggesting an agenda of issues to be… https://t.co/8XFXwcOp8jEXCLUSIVE: Richard Branson's Virgin Healthcare has paid no tax on £2billion NHS deals https://t.co/DZK03LbQJ3 https://t.co/RWPGGw7Y2b
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1/27
2020
Let's talk about the realities of workers' rights! It couldn't be more important now! With @johnmcdonnellMP - Lucy… https://t.co/RvkkB8LRO2
Retweeted by John McDonnell MP @droolworthy You’re right. Just checked. It’s definitely a lion. Beautiful lion.In London’s Chinatown for New Year celebrations where I met this dragon. Happy New Year to our Chinese community an… https://t.co/QNARaX54Ws
1/26
2020
I’ve just had confirmation that I am on the ballot to be a Labour London-wide candidate for the London Assembly ele… https://t.co/2UAx5EhWgw
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1/25
2020
Our railway is falling apart. We can only fix it with public ownership. 🚄 @transportgovuk https://t.co/06pL0I0456
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPThis is my pledge to you 🌹 https://t.co/B6RzsbvexB
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1/24
2020
Absolutely right. Contracting Filipino #seafarers to work 6 months straight on P&O ferries from Hull to the contine… https://t.co/QrkFXOlUgl
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPThis is terrific news. Matt has demonstrated over the years his dedication to the FBU’s membership & his profession… https://t.co/WyuCgbYehrIts important that Labour Party members have a choice for deputy leader from a full range of candidates. I am backi… https://t.co/XJWgw72OK3
1/23
2020
The Tories suggest a relatively minor tax on digital companies & are quaking from Trump’s threats. Johnson & Javid… https://t.co/2nvoRfJXAZSocialist Campaign Group has reformed for 2019-2024. Two of our members @RLong_Bailey & @RichardBurgon are running… https://t.co/ayL2u9TwS4
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPLie after lie after lie from Boris Johnson at Prime Ministers questions today. Watch in disbelief & RT if you think… https://t.co/QJ1TYzaOLg
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPI fully support these PCS members campaigning to save our local tax office from closure. https://t.co/duNtmPCZOyThe government must scrap Universal Credit. #PMQs https://t.co/wCkq1m9gIj
Retweeted by John McDonnell MP10 years of cuts to frontline public services & social security have come at enormous human cost, yet failed to mee… https://t.co/DFQno96A62The Chancellor is reneging on the commitment that Johnson gave to manufacturers during the election campaign that t… https://t.co/ycI98h3UtPThe disability pay gap is a national scandal. In yesterday's #QueensSpeech Debate I called the Government out for f… https://t.co/MpGWEYMMiB
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1/22
2020
@MariaGTTO Will try to organise northern sessions. @VoicesHeard3 Will try to livestream too.Labour consistently warneTories of the effect of their £billion cut to youth services. Cat Smith, our Shadow minist… https://t.co/PNjEYobbOQAlthough the first seminar in this series is fully booked, if you still want to come drop me an email or DM me and… https://t.co/9n6tslh6bB
1/21
2020
We face a climate emergency & a social emergency. But the Queen’s Speech & policy direction laid out so far by the… https://t.co/Aj9uF2IQyuI fully support this excellent and much needed campaign. I will do all I can to back this initiative and urge other… https://t.co/6YVC5tDmfA
1/20
2020
Joined Barry Gardiner and Sen from Tamils for Labour at Tamil Festival of Pongal (New Year) celebration in Harrow.… https://t.co/40qEO6yo7n
1/19
2020
Thank you to all the volunteers from the Society of St Vincent de Paul at Botwell Church, Hayes for organising the… https://t.co/N5v61E9gvVTogether we can build a campaigning Labour Party rooted in every community.🌹 Sign up to be part of my campaign!… https://t.co/tbnbpeCXMb
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPTory promises of frictionless trade post Brexit prior to election now exposed as not worth paper they were written… https://t.co/lWJYXrZtUD
1/18
2020
Talks with Royal Mail have broken down and we are now moving towards re-balloting our members for Industrial Action… https://t.co/Eb1DXJfTUP
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPThis was a tremendous launch with a vitally important and impressive speech on the future direction needed for our… https://t.co/DDkUV3P8PEPeople do want some things to continue - they want us to continue fighting for real change in the economy, with pop… https://t.co/M28M0EhYD5
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1/17
2020
We need a democratic revolution that hands wealth and power to the people. Together, we can take this vision to t… https://t.co/97a8VSGgqV
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPI was pleased to support James in his case and congratulate him on his stand. Solidarity. https://t.co/mjAVIq1f5CPleased to join Rokhsana Fiaz, Mayor of Newham, at the launch of Newham Council’s Community Wealth Building strateg… https://t.co/CjkAQzrAnT
1/16
2020
In this excellent maiden speech Olivia Blake exposes the impact of austerity in her constituency & analyses brillia… https://t.co/hkr4H0ooAbAn excellent maiden speech from Zarah Sultana, challenging the system that has brought us to the edge of climate di… https://t.co/IrdldU7wJF“Today marks a significant day for our democracy, with 16 and 17-year-olds in Wales gaining the right to vote after… https://t.co/zh7NaALq3b
Retweeted by John McDonnell MP“This is another taxpayer bailout for Richard Branson from the Tories. The government needs to come clean on the re… https://t.co/52XBvOOhfB
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1/15
2020
I’m standing to be the leader of the Labour Party because our path to power lies in taking on the political establi… https://t.co/5S3qLcgGEh
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPAs we re-evaluate Britain's role in the world, I asked the Government who they will side with: Will it be with hum… https://t.co/AaFrRgAeTD
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPNetflix is ripping off the public, and our public services, by channelling profits through tax havens. The governme… https://t.co/UwyuWxb8a0 @DogManStar Actually it doesn’t. That’s why we have been able to provide support for individual routes.Bailing out Flybe by means of a tax cut across the industry is not the way forward. Working with the company and un… https://t.co/F8SdsPuxBt
1/14
2020
Strong @NEF analysis of govt failure to tackle climate change, and what’s needed to make the economy less vulnerabl… https://t.co/V6lh0NpgOdI have written to the Chancellor recommending that the installation of Mr Andrew Bailey into office as Governor of… https://t.co/qTvixAtSPYLabour will continue to hold the Government to account for its disastrous economic record, and fight for the invest… https://t.co/iECkb9052NAfter a decade of decay in our public services this is yet more evidence that weak growth is continuing under the T… https://t.co/E7RfRgkM6sGreat article.The Preston model has been & must continue to be at the heart of Labour’s economic model thanks to te… https://t.co/DmySkeO7qYPlease donate if you can to help defend James Farrar and protect the rights of future protesters to assemble on the… https://t.co/GoCwAEvlUu
1/13
2020
@Gabriel_Pogrund Rubbish about Claude but true I am lobbying very hard to get Richard Burgon, Dawn Butler and Rosen… https://t.co/H0WMEp15BTMake your voice heard. 👉 https://t.co/a1MDh6DlnP #LabourLeadership #LabourLeadershipElections #Parliament https://t.co/GIfkTJihm7
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPLet me appeal again to PLP members & party members. It’s not much to ask that the spectrum of members’ views within… https://t.co/4kOl6kwA32Thelma Walker continuing her fight for social justice and equality and demonstrating the role education can play. https://t.co/aDb2hfulHkDelighted to be speaking at the Educational Psychologists’ Annual Conference today My speech , “A Voice for the Vulnerable”
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1/11
2020
The series and scale of recent financial scandals must warrant an overall inquiry into our regulatory system. Too m… https://t.co/MNMcyFZ4C6Workers should not have to pay for the Tories’ failed economic ideology by taking on unsustainable debt, and deserv… https://t.co/5rbzg2VYia“Workers should not have to pay for the Tories’ failed economic ideology by taking on unsustainable debt, and deser… https://t.co/zAVsgdn7Tk
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPI believe Labour members will want to select from a broad church range of candidates at least in the deputy leader… https://t.co/qF6XD6fTyX
1/10
2020
Proud to support this initiative. https://t.co/Mnj5QRGeKJExtremely concerning that Liberty steel is set to axe hundreds of jobs. We need Government to urgently step in to… https://t.co/8rqWG40Z2o
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPAnother private rail franchise is collapsing following years of delays, cancellations & fare rises, leaving the tax… https://t.co/TRDnaQcSaw
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1/9
2020
The Prime Minister is unable to stand up to President Trump because he's hitched his wagon to a trade deal with the… https://t.co/wXGIKD6c1V
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPWhile No.10 searches for 'weirdos', productivity in our economy is falling at the fastest rate in five years. We… https://t.co/OObUbo4Ch2
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPOur government should be protecting British manufacturing- not talking it down... https://t.co/sSup6koosC
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1/8
2020
This is the classic next step in the drift to full scale war. Trapped by his support for Trump, Johnson is unwillin… https://t.co/3QALvhR2FsThe Chancellor should postpone Mr Bailey’s installation as Governor of the Bank of England until an independent inq… https://t.co/SY2wPxwG3GFantastic piece by @RLong_Bailey. She is the key thinker behind Labour’s Green New Deal policies, and has been inst… https://t.co/dS3N69I3z2During the election the IFS said that austerity was baked into the Government's future spending plans. So this look… https://t.co/dquVKTJpRS
1/7
2020
These figures demonstrate the grotesque levels of inequality within our economy. There is understandably a growing… https://t.co/Aj6bf1Jo8S @BathLabourParty I welcome debate but this article is based upon a complete lack of awareness of the work thousands… https://t.co/DsvkIyHZFlMartin Luther King spoke of fighting the three evils: “the evil of racism, the evil of poverty & the evil of war.”… https://t.co/ghGtH96GPd
Retweeted by John McDonnell MP @JennieGenSec So pleased for you Jennie. It’s great to have you back full time but people should be aware that all… https://t.co/bqCkwvWq1r
1/6
2020
I fear the drift to further military action and potentially another full scale war. Tony Benn’s speech in the Commo… https://t.co/MVxlvlHSWlRaab’s craven support for Trump’s reckless & potentially disastrous action adds to risk of full scale war. A Britis… https://t.co/4RNHPclepF
1/5
2020
"We expect our government to completely condemn this act of brutal violence." @johnmcdonnellMP speaking at today's… https://t.co/dcz5kwJX49
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPToday I travelled down to London to address the No War with Iran protest outside Downing Street. Have a read of my… https://t.co/50iNbkT5Co
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPI will be joining this demonstration today in solidarity with all those seeking to prevent yet another war in the… https://t.co/L48aYiIdxnI've written to Boris Johnson requesting an urgent Privy Council briefing and answers to questions following the US… https://t.co/Yt95NeDtVJ
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1/4
2020
The US assassination of Qasem Soleimani is an extremely serious and dangerous escalation of conflict with global si… https://t.co/8WTKJnk1b7
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPI want to make it absolutely clear that I do not support Trump’s military action against Iran. We should appreciate… https://t.co/mFIVlBah1Y @RhonddaBryant @pinccushion Really pleased for you Chris. You have borne this with such fortitude. It must have bee… https://t.co/ZKTXzHWUtV
1/3
2020
This survey of confirms, exactly as the vast majority of economists predicted in 2010, that the Tory economic strat… https://t.co/7lPIizX6gl
1/2
2019
I wish everyone a Happy and Peaceful New Year. Though sadly Labour is not in government we still have a vital role… https://t.co/xFpVxuc7zy @DoubleDownNews @Lowkey0nline @tezilyas @yanisvaroufakis @NaomiAKlein @Ayishat_Akanbi @lsarsour @OwenJones84https://t.co/siY5vByw03As we enter 2020 let’s recap on what a Tory decade has meant for children. 135,000 homeless in temporary accomodati… https://t.co/u7SCkNAl3b
12/31
2019
Chris, It was good to meet you on the Extinction Rebellion march earlier this year. Please keep doing what you are… https://t.co/jN5wnf7B1s
12/30
2019
As each day goes by another Johnson lie is exposed. Despite all his promises to the contrary quite clearly our NHS… https://t.co/alwruRB1ho**NETWORK AGMS** The Young Fabians has 10 policy networks, each focussing on a different policy area which may interest you💡
Retweeted by John McDonnell MPThis is the result of a long history of the calculated use of racism by Johnson. The message is that the Conservati… https://t.co/YE8yFUUI3r
12/29
2019
18 months ago Labour announced rewrite of green book to prioritise 10 year programme of large scale investment to:… https://t.co/9T1DhZ6OEl
12/27
2019
As so many of us enjoy Christmas Day with our families this story reminds us starkly how far some of the basic foun… https://t.co/YeehTjxcXgI wish everyone a happy and peaceful Christmas. Thank you to everybody for all the kindness you have shown me and m… https://t.co/qO2am1F6nq
12/25
2019

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