The Right Honourable
|Secretary of State for Energy and Environment|
27th February 2017 - 25th May 2017
|Member of Parliament|
|Member of Parliament|
15th June 2017 - present
|Known As||Coffee, CaP, CoffeeAndPolitics|
Labour Party (August 2016 - 25th May 2017)
Liberal Party (25th May 2017 - present)
Early Career (August 2016 - September 2016)
CoffeeAndPolitics joined the Labour Party in August 2016 when he was recruited by Quamquam123. He served as a proxy MP for a short period before being successfully elected as a permanent MP, replacing Rex Onocrotalus. CoffeeAndPolitics suddenly left the MHoC in September 2016, having struggled to balance his private life. His vacated seat was subsequently lost due to his failure to notify the party about the situation. In By-Election IX, his seat was won by Premier_Hirohito of UKIP.
Becoming an MP again (November 2016 - February 2017)
CoffeeAndPolitics returned in November 2016, following the 24th General Election in which the Labour Party won its largest share of seats ever in the MHoC. He put his name forward for the subsequent election to determine who filled the 17 seats and was successful. Prior to entering office once more, he had apologised to his colleagues for going absent without leave and promised that it would not happen again.CoffeeAndPolitics took part in a deputy leadership election in the Labour Party but narrowly lost to Kay_Winters.
Cabinet Role (February 2017 - 25th May 2017)
On 27th February 2017, then-Prime Minister RayApparently announced a cabinet reshuffle and CoffeeAndPolitics was appointed as the Secretary of State for Energy and Environment, a role which also encompassed food and rural affairs. During his tenure in this role, CoffeeAndPolitics released several pieces of legislation in response to Crisis 10: Severe Bee Crisis, which was released by the Crisis Committee, and worked behind the scenes to prepare legislation related to his department.
With the help and advice of his fellow party members, CoffeeAndPolitics has created the following legislation:
- Wildlife and Countryside (Pollinating Insects) Bill 2017 - PASSED
- London Ultra Low Emission Zone Bill 2017 (2nd Reading) - PASSED
- UK Plastic Microbead (Ban) Bill 2017 (3rd Reading) - PASSED
- Smart Energy Roll-Out Scheme Bill 2017 (2nd Reading) - PASSED
CoffeeAndPolitics is a keen supporter of Liverpool FC and his favourite players are Sadio Mane, Philippe Coutinho, Daniel Sturridge, Adam Lallana, Joel Matip and Georgino Wijnaldum. He is friends with CoffeeGeek, whom he persuaded to join the MHoC, despite sharing different political views. CoffeeAndPolitics is a Centrist.