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Chuka Harrison Umunna is a British Liberal Democrat politician who served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Streatham from 2010 until 2019. A former member of the Labour Party, he was part of the Shadow Cabinet from 2011 to 2015. He left Labour in February 2019, when he resigned to form The Independent Group, later Change UK, along with six other MPs. Later in 2019, he left Change UK and, after a short time as an independent MP, joined the Liberal Democrats. In the 2019 general election, he was unsuccessful in being re-elected as an MP and left the House of Commons.
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General election: Pre-Christmas vote moves closer as Lib Dems set to compromise over dateChuka Umunna rules out 12 December poll but drops insistence on 9 December – hinting that a day inbetween would be acceptable
Emily Thornberry compares Liberal Democrats to Taliban over new Brexit policyLib Dem MP Chuka Umunna calls on shadow foreign secretary to withdraw 'inappropriate' comments over the party's Revoke policy
Lib Dems could win up to 200 seats at next election, Chuka Umunna claims'If there is a five per cent swing towards the Liberal Democrats through the course of the campaign, 200 seats are in contention'
Lib Dems will apply to rejoin EU if Brexit goes ahead, says Chuka UmunnaBoris Johnson is a peddler of hate, says Lib Dem MP
Lib Dems should support UK rejoining EU if Brexit happens, Chuka Umunna saysUmunna adds he would be 'flabbergasted' if an election did not take place before Christmas
Dominic Cummings accused of wrongly carrying out work for Tory party while being paid by taxpayerControversial Johnson aide is reported to be conducting focus groups, Chuka Umunna protests - but freedom of information request is rebuffed
Sir Vince Cable: Former Lib Dem leader to stand down at next general electionEx-leader's announcement will spark scramble for his seat, with Chuka Umunna thought likely to be among applicants
Change UK: Chuka Umunna failed to 'step up' to be party leader, Anna Soubry saysChange UK leader claims former colleague should be prime minister but has 'history of not stepping up', as she labels Boris Johnson 'clown on a zip wire'
Chuka Umunna: Why I should have joined the Lib Dems straight away"There's only space for one main centre-ground proposition"
Don't ask why Chuka Umunna joined the Lib Dems – ask how many will follow himIt is easy to laugh, but people say they want politicians to be honest, right up until they actually are
Chuka Umunna lands Liberal Democrat treasury spokesperson job as leadership rivals welcome him to party'I will dive straight in and get on with that in addition to, of course, continuing to serve my constituents in Streatham'
Chuka Umunna: Former Labour and Change UK MP joins the Liberal DemocratsFormer Labour and Change UK MP Chuka Umunna has joined the Liberal Democrats.
Anti-Brexit Party Change UK Splits Up After Major EU Election LossesSix of the 11 founding members of the pro-European Union change UK party announced they were leaving the newly formed political party on Tuesday, according to Deutsche Welle. The remaining six who will..