Jeremy Corbyn

MP, Islington North

Islington North Labour

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How Jeremy Corbyn voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
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Jeremy Corbyn quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bill Presented: Backbench Business — Christmas Adjournment 18 Dec 2014

    I was happy to be with my hon. Friend yesterday delivering a letter about this to Downing street. I am sure he agrees that if President Obama can, correctly, release the remaining members of the Miami five and show a rapprochement with Cuba, he could release somebody who is in prison in Cuba whom he has the power to release, and do it quickly.
  • Bill Presented: Backbench Business — Christmas Adjournment 18 Dec 2014

    I enjoy the Christmas Adjournment debate because it gives us a chance to raise diverse subjects that are of concern to us. I want to raise two subjects that might look very different but in fact have a link from the national to the international. In questions to the Leader of the House today, and earlier this week in questions concerning Iraq, I asked why Britain had just announced that it...
  • Business of the House: Local Government Finance 18 Dec 2014

    Is the Minister aware of the damage he is doing to local government all over the country with massive cuts year on year, while demand increases among the poorest people in our community? By the end of the next financial year my borough council will have had its income cut by 50%. That is a massive cut for an inner-city borough with a very large number of poor children, and a very large number...

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Labour MP for Islington North

Entered House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — 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
  • Trident
  • London Metropolitan University

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, London Regional Select Committee (15 Dec 2009 to 11 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 92 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 69 written questions in the last year — 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 73.15% 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1837 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

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 Capita for lectures to students. Address: Capita, Training and Resourcing Administrator, Civil Service Learning, Barnards Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN:
5 December 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 5 December 2013)
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)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: (1) Ardeshir Nagashineh, Chairman of Targetfollow PLC; (2) the Majlis, the Parliament of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran-United Kingdom Parliamentary Friendship Group)
Address of donor: (1) TargetfollowGroup Ltd, Riverside House, 11/12 Riverside Road, Norwich, NR1 1SQ; (2) Baherestan Square, Tehran, Iran
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) £373.84 towards return flights from London to Tehran (via Frankfurt) Business Class, 6 and 10 January 2014; Total cost £1,623.84 – the remainder being met by a non-registrable source; (2) £692.84 in total, covering 4 nights hotel accommodation in Tehran at an estimated cost of £392.84, plus meals and transport for 4 days at estimated cost of £300;
Date of visit: 6-10 January 2014
Purpose of visit: visit by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Iran at the invitation of the Iran-UK Parliamentary Friendship Group of the Iranian Parliament.
(Registered 10 February 2014)

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