Roger Godsiff

MP, Birmingham, Hall Green

Birmingham, Hall Green Labour

Roger Godsiff’s voting in Parliament

Roger Godsiff is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Roger Godsiff sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Requiring the mass retention of information about communications. Roger Godsiff generally voted against. Most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system. Roger Godsiff almost always voted against. Most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Smoking bans. Roger Godsiff generally voted against. Most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas. Roger Godsiff generally voted against. Most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Roger Godsiff’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Roger Godsiff’s full vote analysis page for more.

Roger Godsiff never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Science: Research 24 Jul 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether he intends to (a) maintain, (b) increase or (c) decrease scientific and medical research spending in real terms over the next (i) one year and (ii) five years.
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Welfare Tax Credits 21 Jul 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what guidance his Department has issued on how tax credit claimants can calculate how much their tax credit entitlement will change as a result of changes to tax credit entitlement announced in the Summer Budget 2015.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Walking: Children 21 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much funding his Department plans to allocate to achieving its target of 55 per cent of children walking to school; and how his Department arrived at that figure.

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Labour MP for Birmingham, Hall Green

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Also represented Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath; Birmingham Small Heath


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Home Department
  • HM Treasury
  • Medical Records: Databases
  • Procurement
  • Departmental Rail Travel
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Social Security Benefits

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 284 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 during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 52.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — 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") 84 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.


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