Dan Jarvis

While We Talk About Tory Splits, Let's Not Forget How United They Are in Their Treatment of the Disabled

Dan Jarvis | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Politics
Dan Jarvis

After a litany of failure, it's now time that Osborne recognised the damage and pain these cuts will cause and end his targeting of disabled people. This is the right thing to do not just for disabled people - but for all of us who believe in a fair, decent and caring country.

The Waugh Zone March 14, 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.03.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday March 14, 2016… 1) SAVINGS CRAVING In case you missed it, it’s Budget week. The small-scale nat...

Letter to Ken Livingstone

Johanna Baxter | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK Politics
Johanna Baxter

Dear Ken... I know you will understand how important it is that you retract your recent comments comparing the donations received by Dan Jarvis to "Jimmy Savile funding a children's group". You know there is no comparison. You know that to make such a comparison is therefore not only provocative but seriously misleading.

An Open Letter to Ken Livingstone

Martin Taylor | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK Politics
Martin Taylor

I write with sadness with regard your inflammatory and unfounded comments to the BBC and LBC yesterday regarding my recent donation to Dan Jarvis, the Labour MP for Barnsley Central. In your comments, which clearly refer to me ‐ as I am the only hedge fund manager who has made a donation to Mr Jarvis ‐ you make a number of claims which are both untrue and highly offensive. I refute all of these claims and explain why in this letter...

Ken Livingstone 'Paid £8k' By A Hedge Fund

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK Politics

Ken Livingstone has been urged to apologise for his ‘Jimmy Savile’ attack on Labour backbencher Dan Jarvis as it emerged the former Mayor of Londo...

Corbyn Under Pressure To Censure 'Jimmy Saville' Jibe From Livingstone

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn has been called on to admonish his close ally Ken Livingstone, after the ex-London Mayor used a "disgusting" comparison to deride a Labo...

What Was the Point Mr Jarvis?

George Dokimakis | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Politics
George Dokimakis

I read with interest Dan Jarvis's speech about the economy. Some really good points were made. Then a weird feeling appeared. What was the point of it? I struggle to see what was Mr Jarvis aiming to achieve by this speech.

The Waugh Zone March 11, 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday March 11, 2016… 1) ACTION DAN Dan Jarvis’s speech on the economy yesterday wasn’t earth-shatt...

Labour MPs Condemnation Of Ken Livingstone's 'Disgusting' Attack On Dan Jarvis Is Brutal

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Politics

Labour MPs have condemned Ken Livingstone for invoking Jimmy Savile to criticise the party’s rising star Dan Jarvis, telling The Huffington Post UK ...

Ken Livingstone Invokes Jimmy Savile While Talking About Dan Jarvis

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK

Ken Livingstone has likened Dan Jarvis receiving donations from a hedge fund guru to "Jimmy Savile fundraising [for] a children's group". The forme...

Labour MP And Ex-Para's 'Dim View' On Ministers Leaking Queen's 'Brexit' Chats

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Politics

Former soldier and Labour MP Dan Jarvis has criticised the apparent leaking of the Queen's private conversation that has led to claims she backs the U...

Corbyn Warned Labour Needs To Make 'Progress' In May

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Politics

Dan Jarvis has warned that Labour faces a “major test” in May’s elections as he delivered a speech on the economy that was widely seen as the fi...

A Labour MP Touted As A Future Leader Warns 'New Labour' Was 'Not Enough'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk and Paul Waugh | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Politics

Dan Jarvis, hailed as a future Labour leader, will today map out his economic vision for a “party of work and jobs” that hails New Labour but ackn...

The Waugh Zone March 10, 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Thursday March 10, 2016… 1) IMMACULATE CONCEPTION The Sun’s eminence grise Trevor Kavanagh writes this...

The Waugh Zone March 4, 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday March 4, 2016… 1) BEWARE THE IDS OF MARCH No10 aren’t over-pleased that Iain Duncan Smith’s a...

Corbyn Gets Huge Backing Of Labour Members

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn would win an even bigger landslide if Labour MPs forced him to undergo a fresh leadership election, a new poll has revealed. The Elec...

The Patriotic Case for Britain in Europe

Dan Jarvis | Posted 21.02.2016 | UK Politics
Dan Jarvis

I think it is patriotic to stay in Europe so that the people living in every corner of Britain can benefit from a stronger economy, better jobs and more protection for their rights at work. It is patriotic to be part of Europe-wide rules like the European Arrest Warrant that keep our people safe and make sure terrorists and criminals face justice.

Dan Jarvis To Stay And Fight For Trident

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 09.01.2016 | UK Politics

Former shadow minister Dan Jarvis is to fight for Labour to retain its pro-Trident policy after warning that it would be “catastrophic” for the pa...

Isis Are The 'Fascists Of Our Time' And MPs Should Vote For Airstrikes, Says Dan Jarvis

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK Politics

Dan Jarvis, the Labour MP and former British Army officer, has urged his colleagues in parliament to vote in favour of expanding airstrikes against Is...

The Waugh Zone September 29, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday September 29, 2015... 1) IT’S A KINDER MAGIC There’ll be no walk-on music from the Killers, no...

Jarvis Warns 'Ultimately' Leaders Judged By Ballot Box

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK Politics

Dan Jarvis has warned that next year’s local, Scottish and London mayoral elections will be a ‘major test’ for Labour under Jeremy Corbyn’s le...

Dan Jarvis: Ruthless Tories Will Put Labour Out Of Business If We Don't Unite Against Them

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Politics

Labour is under attack from a “ruthless Tory machine” that wants to put it “out of business” leading backbencher Dan Jarvis warned this aftern...

Dan Jarvis MP: I Was 'Not Comfortable' With John McDonnell's IRA Comments

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Politics

Labour MP and former Army major Dan Jarvis has said he was "not comfortable" with comments made by Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell suggesting the IRA...

The Public Are Telling Us Something - Labour Must Listen and Act if We Want to Win Back Their Trust

Dan Jarvis | Posted 31.08.2015 | UK Politics
Dan Jarvis

That's why Andy Burnham asked me to look into how Labour can reconnect with those who have left us for Ukip. Over recent weeks I've travelled to Ukip hotspots across the country and received hundreds of submissions from party supporters and members of the public to my consultation. I have now published my initial findings.

Time to Open Up Politics

Dan Jarvis | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Politics
Dan Jarvis

As someone who didn't enter Parliament via a traditional route, I've always believed in the importance of opening up the Westminster world to those who wouldn't normally be able to find a way in... Have you ever dreamed of working in politics but never had the chance? If so, this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.