George Galloway on Bradford and Birmingham elections
16 April 2012 Last updated at 13:44 BST
George Galloway spoke of his plans for representing Bradford West in Parliament, just before being sworn in as the newest MP.
And his team of 12 Respect candidates aims to hold the balance of power in the local elections in Bradford as he claimed the "wind is still in our sails", and explained why it was not bidding for seats in Birmingham.
Mr Galloway also spoke about politics in the Middle East, gay marriage and MPs' tax returns.