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MP

abbreviation for Member of Parliament.
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Finally, MPs revealed the importance of family strain when they were asked about whether they would recommend a political career for others, and what advice they would provide to aspiring politicians.
And a consultation published by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority yesterday said: "Some of these MPs wish to live in flats which are within a short walking distance of Westminster, citing reasons such as security concerns."
They were Ms Taqawi, Mr Al Mulla, Mr Al Saati, and Bahrain Bloc MPs Shaikh Jawad Buhussain and Abbas Al Madi, Independent Bloc MPs Othman Al Rayes and Isa Al Qadi, Al Asala MP Ali Al Zayed and Al Menbar MP Abdulhameed Al Meer.
It would be more difficult for leaders to immediately know which MPs were voting.
Chukarski said independent MPs currently belonged to an informal group due to what he termed "an anticonctitutional" regulation in the Rules of Organization and Procedure of the National Assembly banning renegade MPs from forming a new group.
The amount claimed by the North Wales MPs is pounds 6,000 less than for the previous two months.
The disparity is mainly thanks to a generous pension scheme offered to Cypriot MPs, who make no contributions towards their own pension yet receive almost three times the British pension.
A total of 409 MPs joined the second round vote on the 19th article of the package allowing citizens to make individual applications to the Constitutional Court.
Enological treatments to remove MPs during or after winemaking (such as ther-movinification, micro-oxygenation or the use of activated charcoal or extended oak aging) have had limited success, because practices that will cover up or remove MPs also may alter desirable wine components.
One of the MPs suggested that besides all Kurdistani MPs, some of the former and current governmentAEs high-ranking officials, like ministers, should become union members.
CTV.ca gave the story this headline: "PMO muzzles MPs on wedding of gay Mounties."
A table of MPs who back Early Day Motions in the Commons, reveals wide disparities between MPs who favour this form of backbench muscle and those who do not.