Conor McGinn

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Conor McGinn
MP
Member of Parliament
for St Helens North
Assumed office
8 May 2015
Preceded by David Watts
Personal details
Born (1984-07-31) 31 July 1984 (age 38)
Camlough, Northern Ireland
Political party Labour
Alma mater London Metropolitan University

Conor Patrick McGinn (born 31 July 1984 in Camlough) is a British Labour Party politician. On 7 May 2015 he was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for St Helens North.

He is from Camlough, South Armagh, Northern Ireland.[1]

Before his election he represented the socialist societies on the Labour Party National Executive Committee.[2] He worked as an advisor to Vernon Coaker, then shadow defence secretary.[3]

Post election he was appointed to the Defence Select Committee and he currently serves as an Opposition Whip.

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References

  1. "South Armagh man wins Merseyside seat for Labour". Irish Times. 8 May 2015. Retrieved 12 May 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Irish in Britain lose major champion in parliament". Irish Central. 9 May 2015. Retrieved 12 May 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Conor McGinn named as St Helens North's candidate". St Helens Reporter. 8 February 2015. Retrieved 12 May 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
David Watts
Member of Parliament
for St Helens North

2015–present
Incumbent