Why Julie

No one campaigns like Julie...

Julie Morgan 4 Deputy LeaderJulie campaigns for women's rights and equality – and much more

Julie has championed so many causes over the years and continues to fight for equal pay, abortion rights, stronger laws against domestic abuse, increased maternity leave and getting more women into politics

  • HEALTH: Champion for cancer services (Velindre, Maggie's Centre)
  • CHILDREN: Champion for children's rights
  • LGBTQI+ RIGHTS: Supporter of Civil Partnerships, equal marriage, the Gender Recognition Bill
  • THE ENVIRONMENT: Supporter of the plastic bag levy, active travel, Green Belt north of the M4, community gardens
  • OLDER PEOPLE: Supporter of free bus passes, Winter Fuel Payment
  • INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY: Champion of human rights in Tibet, Fair Trade, Syrian refugees 

Julie is independent-minded

She has always taken a principled stand on key issues

For example, as an MP from 1997-2010, she voted...

  • AGAINST the war in Iraq
  • AGAINST top-up tuition fees
  • AGAINST replacing Trident
  • She is a supporter of Votes at 16 – she introduced a Private Member's Bill on this issue in 2008.
  • She is a supporter of OMOV – Julie believes members in Wales should have one member, one vote.

Julie Morgan 4 Deputy LeaderJULIE IS EXPERIENCED

  • Julie was a local councillor for 12 years
  • MP for 13 years and has been
  • AM for almost 7 years - elected in 2011 and re-elected in 2016 with the highest number of votes of any Assembly Member

That's why Julie is uniquely placed to use that experience to bring people together in Wales. Please VOTE JULIE for Deputy Leader!