2009: Portia Simpson Miller makes her way to Parliament to contribute to the Budget Debate. Simpson Miller was opposition leader then. She is now the prime minister.
1977: Portia Simpson, then newly elected Member of Parliament for South West St Andew, in her Francis Keane creation of brown and beige twill featuring appliques on the skirt and a sash tied in a knot at the front.
Chief Photographer Norman Grindley has searched the archives of The Gleaner and has found photos of people in their early years, comparing them wth what they look like today. Today, we feature Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller.