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 for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted 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 paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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Jeremy Corbyn sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill 12 Sep 2014

    I thank my hon. Friend for giving way. She has made an important point about forests and replanting. Is there enough international support for reforestation, not just in El Salvador but throughout the river system of central America? The way in which the boundaries are drawn means that it has to be an international effort.
  • Government Strategy Against IS 12 Sep 2014

    Odious as ISIL is, it did not come from nowhere. Is it not a product of our past policies in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya and of the vast number of arms that we have supplied to Saudi Arabia and other countries in the region? That gives it highly sophisticated weaponry. Do we not need a slightly more nuanced view of the world that does not automatically lead to intervention everywhere and...

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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 89 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 73 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 72.98% 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") 1813 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments for Working with Parliament lectures arranged by Paul Grant, [private address]:
29 January 2013, received £150 for lecture on 29 January 2013. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 August 2013)
23 April 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
18 June 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
9 July 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
3 September 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 September 2013)
19 November 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2013)
3 December 2013, received £150 for lecture. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2013)
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:
25 April 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
13 June 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
27 June 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
11 July 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 July 2013)
5 September 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 September 2013)
12 September 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 September 2013)
10 October 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2013)
17 October 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2013)
31 October 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2013)
5 December 2013, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 5 December 2013)
Payment of £150 from Dods, 21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP, for lecture to Westminster Explained, 21 August 2013. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 September 2013)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
4 April 2013, £75. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2013)
3 July 2013, £200. Hours: 1 hr 40 mins. (Registered 10 September 2013)
9 January 2013, £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 October 2013)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
20 May 2013, £75. (Registered 10 September 2013)
9 September 2013, £75. (Registered 10 September 2013)
£75 for October panel survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2013)
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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