Jeremy Corbyn

Former MP, Islington North

Islington North Labour

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How Jeremy Corbyn voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Jeremy Corbyn quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Islington North

Entered House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Iraq
  • Western Sahara
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Trident

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 16 May 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, London Regional Select Committee (14 Dec 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 98 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 116 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 73.37% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 26 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 264 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1876 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments for Working with Parliament lectures arranged by Paul Grant, [private address]:
22 January 2014, received £150 for lecture on 21 January 2014. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
12 February 2014, received £150 for lecture on 11 February 2014.  Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
5 March 2014, received £150 for lecture on 4 March 2014.  Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
9 April 2014, received £150 for lecture on 8 April 2014.  Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
17 January2014, £75 received for November 2013 survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
11 March 2014, £75 received for January/February 2014 survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
24 April 2014, £75 received for February/March 2014 survey. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 14 May 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 11 April 2014)

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