Richard Howitt MEP, Talks about Labour Manifesto
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Hardworking Labour Euro MP Richard Howitt has played a key role in winning European funds for our communities. He has helped protect and create jobs, improve transport links and create a better environment
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Richard Howitt is Labour's MEP for the East of England and was first elected in 1994.
As Labour's spokesperson for Foreign Affairs in the European Parliament and member of the Human Rights Sub Committee, Richard has championed enlargement of the EU and engagement with third countries based on shared values and mutual respect for human rights.
Richard takes the lead for the European Parliament on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and represents Europe in global initiatives to promote more socially and environmentally responsible business.
Richard leads the Labour European MEP Candidates for May 2014 Elections
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