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Biography

Kerry McCarthy

Constituency
Bristol East

Introduction

Kerry McCarthy was born Kerry McCarthy on 26 March 1965 in Luton, England and is the Labour MP for Bristol East.

Kerry McCarthy ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).

Posts

In the past, Kerry McCarthy has held the position of Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2009 to 2010) in government.

She was Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (2015 to 2016), Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (2011 to 2015), Shadow Minister (Treasury) (2010 to 2011), Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (2010 to 2010), Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (2010 to 2010) in opposition.

Interests

Kerry McCarthy has the following specific interests :
Politics - Economic policy, international trade/aid, tackling poverty, foreign policy, the environment, food policy
Countries - Russia, Somalia/Somaliland, Asia, Latin America