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 colleagues, such as:
Graham Stringer almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Graham Stringer generally voted against use of UK military forces in combat operations overseas, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Graham Stringer generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Graham Stringer generally voted against laws to promote equality and human rights, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
Graham Stringer generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
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Graham Stringer never rebelled against their party in this parliament
I agree with the case that the hon. Gentleman makes about the importance of general surgery to the highly specialised tertiary services at Wythenshawe. Just over 30 years ago 55 people died on the runway at Manchester airport. I hope that such a thing will not happen again, but with the downgrading of Wythenshawe hospital is it not likely that, if people were to need services following an...
I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing this debate. He is making an excellent and detailed technical case on behalf of Wythenshawe hospital. Does he agree that the downgrading of the status of Wythenshawe—that is what this is—will make it much more difficult to recruit the necessary specialist staff and is another example of how flawed the whole process has been?
I agree with my hon. Friend’s line of argument. It would have been better had section 125 been left in its entirety. I take a more optimistic view than some Members. The benefit of this debate is that it has exposed the Government trying to do something underhand. That debate has been had and now, during the referendum, they will have not only to follow the rules but to be seen to be...
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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
- Energy and Climate Change
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Home Department
- Renewable Energy: Heating
- Renewable Energy
- Bus Services
Currently held offices
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 16 Jul 2015)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 13 Jul 2015)
- Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (since 25 Jun 2015)
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 36 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — 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 65.75% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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.
- 159 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Graham Stringer’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 340 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 28 Sep 2015.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 08 October 2014)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 04 March 2015)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 May 2015)
Payments from YouGov
plc, 50 Featherstone Road, London EC1Y 8RT, for online surveys:
Payment of £100. Hours. 30 mins. (Registered 24 March 2015)
Payment of £100. Hours. 30 mins. (Registered 20 May 2015)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing parliamentary panel surveys:
Payment of £200. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 24 September 2014)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my step-daughter, Eleanor Carr, as Parliamentary Assistant.
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