Jim McMahon MP (@JimfromOldham )

Jim McMahon MP

Bio Labour & Co-operative MP for Oldham West & Royton | Chair, Co-op Party Parliamentary Group | Shadow Transport Secretary | @uklabour @coopparty #loveoldham
Location Oldham, England
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Following 2,1K
Account created 11-06-2010 21:37:40
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iPhone : "If the North had seen the same per person investment as London over the last decade, it would have received £66bn more"

Jim McMahon MP on the importance of tackling regional inequalities in transport and infrastructure to boost our Covid recovery

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iPhone : The past we inherit, the future we build.

#DurhamMinersGala

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iPhone : Labour’s Deputy Leader 🌈 Angela Rayner 🌈 has warned against a repeat of Thatcher-era “managed decline” for Northern communities, arguing that the economic impact of coronavirus must not increase the North-South divide.

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Twitter Web App : Thank you for taking the time to come and see us we really appreciate it.
I hope you can share our wonderful stories 👍🥰 twitter.com/JimfromOldham/…

iPhone : Wonderful to meet with frontline #NHS workers at Butler Green in Chadderton today

They have been working around the clock to support our community through the #COVID19 pandemic, and they’ve done so with real compassion

To you and all our health and care workers; Thank You! 💜🌹

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iPhone : We’re not even 48 hours out from the Summer Statement and it’s already unravelling.

If the Treasury hasn’t modelled how many jobs the Job Retention Bonus will protect, how does the Chancellor even know this will work?

We need action to save jobs, not more policy on the hoof. twitter.com/bbclaurak/stat…

iPhone : The National Audit Office report on Universal Credit today shows:

❗️£1 in every £10 spent incorrectly

❗️Exacerbates debt and hardship rather than supports people

❗️Fails the most vulnerable claimants

❗️Implementation costs up £1.4bn

Labour will replace Universal Credit twitter.com/patrickjbutler…

iPhone : We need Government money to go where its absolutely needed most.

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Twitter Web App : The rationale for extending free over 75s licence was to ensure information was shared at an exceptional time. We aren’t out of harms way and god forbid we have a second spike in the virus, this is the wrong decision at the wrong time
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iPhone : He had three chances.

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iPhone : This is really exciting. No doubt really difficult times at the moment but we will come through this and local councils laying the ground is vital. twitter.com/oldhamcouncil/…

Twitter Web App : Taxi drivers and other transport workers are at much higher risk than the general public. Labour's been calling for action. Yet again the gvt have been too slow and too weak on their response. They must explain why face coverings aren't mandatory in taxis twitter.com/PA/status/1281…

iPhone : More job losses on the high street

We might as well accept the government have zero intention of stepping up. So sorry for the staff of John Lewis twitter.com/skynews/status…