A selection of Alan Johnson's votes
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Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
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Alan Johnson never rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether she plans reductions in spending on education and training for 16 to 19 year olds in order to implement the decision announced on 4 June 2015 to reduce the funding of her Department.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many looked-after children in each local authority were in a foster care placement on 31 March (a) 2013 and (b) 2014; how many such children in each local authority were in a foster care placement with a relative or friend (i) inside and (ii) outside the authority boundary on each date; how many such children in each local authority were under...
The excellent in-patient facility in Hull and East Yorkshire closed under this Government in 2013 with no consultation whatever. Despite an excellent report by the Health Committee, despite criticism by the CQC and despite NHS England identifying a problem, we have waited two years. Does the Minister believe that the Health and Social Care Act 2012 has made him powerless to act in such cases?...
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Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Innovation and Skills
- Communities and Local Government
- Department for Education
- Police: Accountability
- Police: Finance
- Icelandic-Water Trawlermen Compensation Scheme
- 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)
- The Secretary of State for the Home Department (6 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- The Secretary of State for Health (28 Jun 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
- Secretary of State for Education and Skills (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (6 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
- The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (9 Sep 2004 to 6 May 2005)
- Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education) (13 Jun 2003 to 9 Sep 2004)
- Minister of State (Employment Relations, Industry & the Regions) (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry) (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
- Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jul 1997 to 19 Feb 1998)
- Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Aug 1995 to 1 Aug 1997)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 6 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — 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 56.76% 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") 1011 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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