Tag Archives: Political Platform

Claire Sugden MLA

Claire Sugden was co-opted as the independent unionist MLA for East Londonderry last May and sits on the Assembly’s Employment and Learning Committee. She succeeded the late David McClarty for whom she...

Political Platform: Dolores Kelly MLA

SDLP MLA Dolores Kelly has represented Upper Bann in the Assembly since 2003. She was previously a member of Craigavon Borough Council (1993-2011) and has been the party’s deputy leader since 2011....

John Dallat MLA

John Dallat has been SDLP MLA for East Londonderry since 1998. A native of Kilrea, John serves as a Deputy Speaker and is the SDLP’s Regional Development Spokesman. He taught business studies...

Chris Hazzard MLA

Chris Hazzard is a Sinn Féin MLA for South Down and the party’s northern education spokesman. He was co-opted to the Assembly in April 2012 to succeed Willie Clarke and sits on...

Leslie Cree MLA

Leslie Cree is the UUP’s MLA for North Down and has served in the Assembly since 2003. He was also a councillor for Ballyholme and Groomsport on North Down Borough Council between...

Cathal Boylan MLA

Cathal Boylan is a Sinn Féin MLA for Newry and Armagh. He was elected to the Assembly in 2007 and was also a councillor for Crossmore on Armagh City and District Council...

Ross Hussey MLA

Ross Hussey is the Ulster Unionist MLA for West Tyrone, having been elected to the Assembly in May 2011. He was also a councillor for Omagh Town on Omagh District Council (2005-2013),...

Conall McDevitt MLA

Conall McDevitt has been an SDLP MLA for South Belfast since January 2010 and is the party’s spokesman on policing and health. A Dubliner by birth, he has worked as an SDLP...

Paul Girvan MLA

Paul Girvan was elected DUP MLA for South Antrim in 2003 and served until 2007. He was then co-opted to the Assembly in July 2010, succeeding William McCrea. Before entering elected politics,...