Conor Murphy

MLA, Newry and Armagh

Newry and Armagh Sinn Féin

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A selection of Conor Murphy's votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
  • Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT
  • Has never voted on greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections
  • Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government

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Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Welfare Reform: Legislative Consent Motion 18 Nov 2015

    I thank the Member for giving way. I am interested to note that he has so little to say on his own behalf that he spent three-quarters of the time quoting Sinn Féin. Also, if there are any difficult questions asked of him, he intends to pass them on to Mr Attwood to deal with, so I appreciate that he is somewhat limited in his opportunity to reply. I listened to his remarks, and the...
  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Welfare Reform: Legislative Consent Motion 18 Nov 2015

    Go raibh maith agat, a Cheann Comhairle. I would also like to offer my support to the legislative consent motion. The Minister, when he was summing up, correctly referred to the fact that this is about families and people. It is about the impact that unjust and unfair changes to welfare and, now, proposed changes to family tax credit assistance by the Westminster Government will have on...
  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Adjournment: Daisy Hill Hospital: Emergency Department 22 Sep 2015

    Go raibh maith agat, a Cheann Comhairle. You caught me on the hop there. Before I start, I apologise. I missed being present at a question to the Agriculture Minister last week. I was in Stormont House at the talks, trying, obviously, to secure the future of this institution, but nonetheless I neglected my duties in the Assembly Chamber, and I apologise for that. I thank the Member for...

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Sinn Féin MLA for Newry and Armagh, Former Sinn Fein MP for Newry and Armagh

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Party was Sinn Féin until 30 Jan 2007; Sinn Fein until 12 Apr 2010; Sinn Féin until 1 Jul 2012; Sinn Fein until 30 Mar 2015


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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 0 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.


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