How Siobhain McDonagh voted since 2001
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Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted moderately for university tuition fees Source
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Siobhain McDonagh hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament
What assessment he has made of the performance of the troubled families programme.
Has the Secretary of State had the opportunity to consider the impact of temporary accommodation on the families being looked after by troubled families units? Many of those families live in private rented accommodation. In my part of south London and, I am sure, in other parts of London and the south-east, large numbers of people are being placed in temporary accommodation as a result of...
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Labour MP for Mitcham and Morden
Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Work and Pensions
- Culture Media and Sport
- Deportation: Tamils
- Sri Lanka: Armed Conflict
- Asylum Seekers
Currently held offices
- Member, Education Committee
Other offices held in the past
- Member, London Regional Select Committee (15 Dec 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (28 Jun 2007 to 17 Sep 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon John Reid, Secretary of State), Home Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon John Reid, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence (before 10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) Committee (11 Jun 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Health Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — below 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 64.39% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
- 133 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Siobhain McDonagh’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 189 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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