Thursday, October 1, 2009
Chloe Smith – a Conservative MP for Norwich North, a constituency within Norfolk. Born in 1982, Smith became a candidate for the Conservative Party in 2007. The expenses scandal of 2009, in which a number of high-profile English MPs were exposed as abusing monetary provisions provided by parliament for their own personal uses. The Labour MP Ian Gibson resigned as a result of this scandal, forcing a by-election, which Smith handily won, making her currently the youngest MP in Parliament.