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John Martin McDonnell is a British Labour Party politician, serving as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hayes and Harlington since 1997. He served as the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer in the Shadow Cabinet of Jeremy Corbyn from 2015 to 2020.
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I take the blame, says UK Labour's McDonnell of election 'disaster'John McDonnell, Labour's finance policy chief, accepted the blame on Sunday for the main opposition party's election "disaster" last week when many traditional supporters switched to back Prime..
UK Labour's finance chief McDonnell to step down after election defeatBritain's opposition Labour party finance spokesman John McDonnell will not be in his party's next shadow cabinet after Labour's heavy election defeat to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives,..
UK's Labour leadership will decide on future once results in: McDonnellLabour Party finance minister John McDonnell said his and leader Jeremy Corbyn's future would be decided once the British election results were in, after the exit poll forecast a big victory for Prime..
Labour's McDonnell: No run on sterling if we win electionBritain's opposition Labour Party is not expecting a run on the pound if the party wins Thursday's election, Labour's would-be finance minister John McDonnell said on Monday, adding that he had seen..
UK Labour's McDonnell: I worry anti-Semitism has affected our election campaignBritish opposition Labour Party's John McDonnell said on Sunday he was worried that accusations of failing to tackle anti-Semitism had damaged his party's election campaign.
Labour's McDonnell says broadband plan is the limit of nationalization plansA plan to nationalize parts of BT to provide free broadband to everyone in Britain marks the extent of the opposition Labour Party's nationalization policy, its finance spokesman John McDonnell said on..
UK's Labour would strip investment out of borrowing rules: McDonnellThe top finance official of Britain's opposition Labour Party, John McDonnell, said he wanted to set a new fiscal rule which would exclude borrowing for investment from the government's budget targets.
Labour vows to spend big to rebuild Britain, Conservatives cry foulBritain's main opposition Labour Party will spend 400 billion pounds ($514 billion) over 10 years to achieve "an irreversible shift in the balance of power and wealth" to working people if it wins..
UK Labour Party seeking compromise timetable for Brexit law: McDonnellBritain's opposition Labour Party is focused on finding a compromise timetable to consider Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal in parliament, but remains opposed to the divorce agreement,..
UK's Labour will try to amend Brexit deal legislationBritain's opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, the party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday.
Saturday's Brexit vote will be 'pretty close': Labour's McDonnellSaturday's parliamentary vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal will be "pretty close" but likely just fall short, John McDonnell, the opposition Labour party's finance spokesman said on..
No confidence vote in UK PM Johnson unlikely until after EU summit: McDonnellBritain's main opposition Labour Party is unlikely to push for a no confidence vote in the government until after a European Union summit later this month, according to John McDonnell, the second most..
Labour's Corbyn would need to head any UK caretaker government: party's finance policy chiefAny British caretaker government would have to be headed by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, the opposition party's finance policy chief John McDonnell said on Sunday.
UK's Labour says no deal legislation will be tabled TuesdayPlans for legislation to stop a no-deal Brexit will be published on Tuesday, Britain's opposition Labour treasury spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday.
UK Labour's McDonnell privately says party should campaign to prevent Brexit: reportThe finance chief of Britain's main opposition Labour Party has said privately that the party should campaign to prevent Brexit, the Sunday Times newspaper reported.
Recall UK parliament to tackle Brexit crisis, opposition Labour Party saysBritain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possible..
British parliament must reconvene immediately for Brexit crisis, Labour Party saysBritain's parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party's finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Monday, after leaked official documents forecast possible..
UK Labour Party to discuss Brexit tactics with rival partiesBritain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet with other British political leaders next week to discuss tactics to prevent a no-deal Brexit, Corbyn's second-in-command John McDonnell..