Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Jim Cunningham voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
In how many of the last 24 months net lending to business by banks has risen.
When will the Government stop blaming the previous Government and everybody else and get the major banks such as Lloyds and HSBC actually lending to small businesses? Small businesses in my constituency and up and down the country are suffering very badly.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
More of Jim Cunningham's recent appearances
Labour MP for Coventry South
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Work and Pensions
- Innovation and Skills
- Middle East
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Standards and Privileges (26 Jul 2010 to 22 Nov 2010)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Minister of State), Department for Energy and Climate Change (16 Oct 2008 to unknown)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Solicitor General), Law Officers' Department (before 10 Nov 2005 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 6 Dec 2005)
- Member, Procedure Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 16 Nov 2006)
- Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 122 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 432 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 78.63% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 344 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)