CAROLYN HARRIS MP
Campaign address: GMB Union, 17 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0TB
Biography: Carolyn Harris was born and raised in Swansea. She began her working life aged 16 at the DVLA, followed by jobs as a dinner lady, barmaid and in a school for children with special needs. After university in her 30s, she worked for charities and in local politics.
Ever the campaigner, in under 3 years as an MP Carolyn has proved herself a champion for change, winning victories on a children’s funeral fund and leading national campaigns on gambling reform, pension justice for women and home appliance safety. Carolyn has also loyally served on Labour’s frontbench team since 2015.
JULIE MORGAN AM
Campaign address: 13 Llangranog Road, Llanishen, Cardiff
Biography: Julie has lived in or around Cardiff all her life, apart from attending London and Manchester Universities. She qualified as a social worker, and worked in child protection in Cardiff and with young people in Swansea.
She was a Cardiff Councillor for 12 years, an MP for 13 years and now an Assembly Member for over 6 years, elected with the largest number of Labour votes in Wales.
Julie is a champion of equality and human rights, being a founder member of the Welsh Refugee Council and a trustee of Life for African Mothers. Julie is a life-long trade unionist and Vice President of City Hospice.
Bu'n Gynghorydd Caerdydd am 12 mlynedd, AS am 13 mlynedd ac yn awr yn AC ers dros 6 mlynedd. Fe'i hetholwyd gyda'r nifer uchaf o bleidleisiau Llafur yng Nghymru.
Mae Julie yn ymgyrchydd dros gydraddoldeb a hawliau dynol. Mae’n un o sylfaenwyr Cyngor Ffoaduriaid Cymru ac yn ymddiriedolwyr i’r elusen Bywyd i Famau Affricanaidd. Mae Julie yn undebwr llafur gydol oes ac yn Is-lywydd Hosbis y Ddinas.