Thatcher’s Parliament Seat Won by Vote-Rigging, Biography Says

Thatcher’s Parliament Seat Won by Vote-Rigging, Biography Says

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After fighting two elections for the Conservatives in the unwinnable seat of Dartford, southeast of London, Thatcher was elected to Parliament in 1959 for the safe Conservative seat of Finchley in the north of the capital. Margaret Thatcher outside the House of Commons, where she is taking her seat as the Member of Parliament for Finchley Oct. 20 1959.