Graham Stringer

MP, Blackley and Broughton

Blackley and Broughton Labour

Graham Stringer’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Graham Stringer sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Graham Stringer almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against laws to promote equality and human rights, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Graham Stringer never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Air Traffic Control 28 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what his policy is towards global frequency allocation from the International Telecommunications Union at the World Radiocommunication Conference in November 2015 for the support of satellite based automatic dependant surveillance broadcast.
  • Public Transport (Greater Manchester) 21 Jul 2015

    I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Stalybridge and Hyde (Jonathan Reynolds) on obtaining this Adjournment debate and on making such an excellent speech about transport in Greater Manchester. I wish to make three relatively simple points, the first of which is about the congestion charge. Greater Manchester has done better than most conurbations during this recession in terms of...
  • Regional Support for the Arts — [Andrew Rosindell in the Chair] 15 Jul 2015

    The hon. Gentleman is making a well-balanced and polite speech, but perhaps we should put some sharpness into the debate. Does he agree that it is completely unacceptable that the Arts Council spends 1 out of every 2 in London? Even with the lottery-funded support for the arts, 1 in every 3 is spent in London. That is not only unfair, but damages access to the arts for...

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Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Manchester, Blackley


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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Biofuels
  • Renewable Energy: Heating
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bus Services
  • Buses

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (21 Jan 2013 to 24 Feb 2014)
  • Member, Transport Committee (18 Jul 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee (1 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (10 Mar 2008 to 30 Sep 2009)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 10 Mar 2008)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Nov 2006 to 30 Oct 2007)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 7 Dec 2006)
  • Member, Transport Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (12 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (9 Nov 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Transport Sub-committee (15 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)
  • Member, Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 39 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 24 written questions in the last year — 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 67.92% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 339 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.


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