Knowledge Identifier: +Jamie_Reed
Born in 1973.
Countries: United Kingdom (90%), (10%)
Linked to: Copeland, Labour Party, Manchester Metropolitan University, Secretary of State for Health
Reed famously helped out his party leader, Ed Miliband, who declared he felt "respect" on seeing a white van, following Emily Thornberry's "White Van Gate" tweet prior to the Rochester and Strood by-election, 2014 result, stating during PMQs: "When I see a white van, I wonder whether it's my father or my brother who is driving"
In an interview with Andrew Neil on the BBC's Daily Politics show on the 21st of April 2015, shadow health secretary Reed consistently failed to answer questions posed to him by Neil regarding the implementation of the proposed mansion tax on homes over £2 million, instead restating the popularity of the policy for funding the NHS, and continuing to talk over Neil's questions