Carolyn Harris

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Carolyn Harris
MP
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Deputy Leader of Welsh Labour
Assumed office
21 April 2018
Leader Carwyn Jones
Preceded by Position established
Member of Parliament]]
for Swansea East
Assumed office
8 May 2015
Preceded by Siân James
Personal details
Born (1960-09-18) 18 September 1960 (age 59)
Website Official website


Carolyn Harris (born 18 September 1960) has been Member of Parliament for [[[Swansea East]] since May 2015. She is also the Deputy Leader of Welsh Labour.

Harris was appointed by Jeremy Corbyn MP to the role of Shadow Home Office Minister after his re-election as UK Labour Party leader.

Deputy Leadership

Harris was elected the first ever Deputy Leader of Welsh Labour on the 21 April 2018. Harris secured 51.5% of the vote, which was announced at Welsh Labour conference in Venue Cymru, Llandudno.