Owen Smith (born 2 May 1970) is a British Labour Party politician. He has been the Member of Parliament for Pontypridd in Wales since 2010. In July 2015 he challenged Jeremy Corbyn for the leadership of the Labour Party. Before he became an MP he worked for the BBC and as a lobbyist for Pfizer, a company that makes drugs or pharmaceuticals.
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- Owen Smith announces Labour leadership challenge. ITV News, 13 July 2016
- Owen Smith on the Iraq War, working as a lobbyist and the private sector's role in the NHS, Wales Online, 10 May 2006