Ms Diane Abbott

The Rt Hon Ms Diane Abbott is the Independent MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, and has been an MP continually since 11 June 1987.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Ms Diane Abbott, including posts and roles held.

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Labour
11 June 1987 - 23 April 2023

Other posts

Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee
1 January 1994 - 1 January 1997
Commons

Opposition posts

Shadow Home Secretary
Home Office
6 October 2016 - 5 April 2020
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State for Health
Department of Health
27 June 2016 - 6 October 2016
Commons
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development
Department for International Development
14 September 2015 - 27 June 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Public Health)
Department of Health
8 October 2010 - 7 October 2013
Commons

Committee memberships