Jared O’Mara ‘may quit as an MP’ at the next election

An MP who has autism and cerebral palsy has said he is considering quitting Parliament at the next election because it is so difficult to be disabled and work in the House of Commons.
Jared O’Mara said he was “battle-worn” after a year in which he served a suspension from Labour for offensive comments, before quitting the party in July.

The Sheffield Hallam MP, who faced criticism for being largely absent from the Commons during his suspension after being declared long-term sick, last month revealed he cannot attend Prime Minister’s Questions because of the heckling and “aggression”.

Read more at: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/jared-o-mara-may-quit-as-an-mp-at-the-next-election-1-9426413

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