Hull MP Alan Johnson confirms he is stepping down

HULL West and Hessle MP Alan Johnson will not contest his seat at the snap General Election called by Theresa May, he confirmed today.

The former Home Secretary told his local Labour party that he would be bringing his Commons career to an end after 20 years when the country goes to the polls in June. Often touted as a potential Labour leader during is parliamentary career, Mr Johnson has been a major critic of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.

Read more at: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/hull-mp-alan-johnson-confirms-he-is-stepping-down-1-8498924

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Hull MP Alan Johnson confirms he is stepping down

  1. Good riddance.

    Was the most right wing employment secretary since bliar.

    Always bitter and sniping at labour for
    andrew neal.

    Like

Leave your comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.