Who Is The Longest Serving MP?

Who is the youngest British MP?

United Kingdom Of those whose ages can be verified, the youngest MP since the Reform Act of 1832 is Mhairi Black, elected in 2015 aged 20 years 237 days..

Who is the longest serving MP in Kenya?

Adan Keynan Wehliye is the longest serving National Assembly MP in Northern Kenya. He is from dagodia clan, jibrael subclan. He served Wajir West from 1997 to 2002, and then from 2007 to 2013.

Who is the poorest man in Kenya?

Kang’ata is probably one of the modest politicians in Kenya. He has sometimes claimed that he lives simply, having made investments while working as a lawyer for the future support of his family. He has also been described as Kenya’s ‘poorest’ MP.

What is the salary of a UK MP?

The basic annual salary of a Member of Parliament (MP) in the House of Commons is £81,932, as of April 2020. In addition, MPs are able to claim allowances to cover the costs of running an office and employing staff, and maintaining a constituency residence or a residence in London.

How many female Tory MPs are there?

Current representationPolitical partyNumber of MPsNumber of female MPsHouse of Commons650220Conservative36587Labour202104SNP49169 more rows

When was the first female MP?

Viscountess Astor was not the first woman elected to the Westminster Parliament. That was achieved by Constance Markievicz, who was the first woman MP elected to Westminster in 1918, but as she was an Irish Republican, she did not take her seat.

Who is the longest serving MP in Canada?

Louis Plamondon MP (born July 31, 1943) is a Canadian politician who has represented Bécancour—Nicolet—Saurel (formerly known as Bas-Richelieu—Nicolet—Bécancour and Richelieu) in the House of Commons since 1984, making him the Dean of the House, the longest-serving current member of the House of Commons.

How old is Kenneth Clarke?

80 years (July 2, 1940)Kenneth Clarke/Age

Who runs the House of Commons?

The Rt Hon Jacob Rees-Mogg MP Jacob Rees-Mogg was appointed Lord President of the Council, and Leader of the House of Commons on 24 July 2019.

How long has Dennis Skinner been an MP?

Dennis Edward Skinner (born 11 February 1932) is a British politician who served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolsover from 1970 to 2019. He is a member of the Labour Party.

Who is Father of the House?

The current Father of the House is Kevin Andrews (MP since 1991) and the current Father of the Senate is Kim Carr (senator since 1993). Incumbent MP Warren Snowdon was first elected to parliament in 1987, but his service has not been consecutive and as such he is not granted the title.

Who is the oldest MP in UK?

The oldest serving MP whose exact dates are known was Samuel Young (1822–1918) who was MP for East Cavan from 1892 (when aged 70) until his death at the age of 96 years 63 days.

How many MPs are there in Kenya 2020?

National Assembly (Kenya)National Assembly of the Republic of KenyaMajority WhipEmmanuel Wangwe, Jubilee since 2 June 2020StructureSeats349Political groupsGovernment (172) Jubilee Party (172) Opposition (176) National Super Alliance (125) Other parties and independents (51) Vacant (1)21 more rows

Which county is largest in Kenya?

TurkanaTurkana is the largest county in Kenya in size with approximate geographical extent coverage of 68,680.3 square kilometers. 64, 782.3 square kilometers of this area is covered by dry land, while the other 6, 805.5 square kilometers is covered by water.

Who became Father of the House in 1959?

List of Fathers of the House since 1899NameEntered ParliamentLeft HouseSir Hugh O’Neill19151952David Grenfell19221959Sir Winston Churchill1900 continuous from 19241964R. A. Butler1929196524 more rows