Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Graham Stringer voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted strongly against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what criteria his Department used in its choice of ZigBee wireless standard for the UK's smart meter roll-out.
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the number of smart meters currently in use which do not meet Ofgem's regulations on smart meters.
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent estimate he has made of the cost of a smart meter which is compliant with government regulations.
More of Graham Stringer's recent appearances
Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton
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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
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Justice Committee (21 Jan 2013 to 24 Feb 2014)
- Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee (7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
- Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 18 Apr 2008)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (29 Nov 2006 to 20 Aug 2008)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (18 Jan 2006 to 8 Dec 2006)
- Member, Transport Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Transport Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Government Whip (technically a Lords Commissioner, HM Treasury) (12 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
- Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (17 Nov 1999 to 11 Jun 2001)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 69 written questions in the last year — above 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 66.83% 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.
- 152 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Graham Stringer’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 314 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
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Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 4 March 2013)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 3 April 2013)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 3 June 2013)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 September 2013)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 10 December 2013)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 22 January 2014)
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Payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 25 November 2013)
Payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 8 January 2014)
Payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI
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