Alan Johnson

Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle Labour

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How Alan Johnson voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails

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Alan Johnson hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Justice
  • Police: Accountability
  • Icelandic-Water Trawlermen Compensation Scheme
  • Police: Finance
  • Antisocial Behaviour Orders
  • Identity Cards

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (8 Oct 2010 to 20 Jan 2011)
  • Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Home Secretary (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Secretary of State, Department of Health (28 Jun 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Secretary of State, Department for Education and Skills (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (18 May 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Secretary of State, Department for Productivity, Energy and Industry (11 May 2005 to 18 May 2005)
  • Secretary of State, Department for Work and Pensions (9 Sep 2004 to 11 May 2005)
  • Minister of State (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education), Department for Education and Skills (13 Jun 2003 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Minister of State (Employment and the Regions), Department of Trade and Industry (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry (28 Jul 1999 to 11 Jun 2001)

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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.60% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 69 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 1001 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Contributed to BBC TV and radio programmes. Address: BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA:
Received payment of £3,500 during the period 7 March-9 May 2013. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 23 May 2013)
Received payment of £300 on 5 March 2013. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 23 May 2013)
Received payment of £2,800 during period 6 June to 18 July 2013. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2013)
Received payment of £3,500 during period 10 October to 21 November 2013. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 18 December 2013)
Received payment of £1,400 during period 5-13 December 2013. (Registered 14 January 2014)
Contract with Transworld Publishers for writing a book. Address: The Random House Group, 61-63 Uxbridge Road, London W5 5SA:
Third payment of £18,450 upon publication of book. Hours: 9 months. (Registered 23 May 2013)
First payment of £18,450 upon agreement to write a second book. Hours: no hours worked. (Registered 18 December 2013)
Payments from News International Trading, PO Box 151, Peterborough PE7 8YT:
Payment of £500 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2013)
Payment of £500 received in April 2013 from News International Trading, PO Box 151, Peterborough PE7 8YT, for article in The Sun. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 23 May 2013)
Payment of £4,000 received on 1 May 2013 from Specialist Speakers, 8 Hawley Road, Hinkley, LE10 0PR for hosting an awards ceremony for the Rail Industry Association, 22 Headfort Place, London SW1X 7RY. (Registered 23 May 2013)
Payment of £1,000 received 12 September 2012 from Global Radio Services Ltd, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA, for two radio programmes in August 2012. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2013)
Payment of £300 received from Times Newspaper, 1 Virginia Street, London E98 1XY for a book review on 5 October 2013. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 18 December 2013)

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