• About me


    Rushanara Ali is the Labour Member of Parliament for Bethnal Green and Bow. Click below to find out more.


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  • Campaigns


    Click below to find out about the campaigns Rushanara has been working on.


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  • In Parliament


    Click below to see the work Rushanara has been doing in Parliament.


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Latest News

Rushanara Ali MP votes for tough environmental targets to be met before any UK fracking

Rushanara Ali MP this week voted in support of Labour proposals to prevent UK shale gas extraction until a variety of important environmental loopholes are closed. Alongside fellow Labour MPs, Rushanara forced the Government into a ‘U-turn’ on its approach to fracking, citing the need for proper regulation and inspection. Labour proposals have now ensured …

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Rushanara Ali MP backs national vision to secure funding for the UK’s 3 million cyclists

Rushanara Ali MP voted yesterday in support of a plan to provide for the long-term future of cycling in Britain.  The measure marks a long-term funding commitment to increase walking and cycling rates in the UK, as well as forcing the Government to commit to a sustainable strategy for the future of Britain’s 3 million …

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Rushanara Ali MP grills bank chiefs on banking facilities to charities and money transfer businesses

Rushanara Ali MP cross-examined banking chiefs on claims that disproportionate numbers of customers, money transfer businesses, Muslim charities and other organisations were being denied access to basic banking facilities. Over a year after challenging banks and regulators on their approach to money transfer businesses in her Save Remittance Giving campaign, Rushanara raised questions to banking …

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Rushanara Ali MP and Jim Fitzpatrick MP launch campaign calling on Tower Hamlets Homes to secure a fair deal for leaseholders

Rushanara Ali MP and Jim Fitzpatrick MP have this week launched a campaign to secure a fair deal for leaseholders in Tower Hamlets. Thousands of leaseholders across Tower Hamlets have been sent bills for as much as £40,000 for works to their properties which Tower Hamlets Homes – the Arms Length Management Organisation responsible for …

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