Jimmy is a former Chairman of the Police Federation. He was also the DUP candidate in the 2005 Westminster campaign, narrowly missing out to Alasdair McDonnell.
Jimmy Spratt was elected as MLA for South Belfast in 2007, topping the poll on the first count.
In the Assembly, he is Chairman of the Assembly and Executive Review Committee and is also a member of the Northern Ireland Policing Board.
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