Graham Stringer

MP, Blackley and Broughton

Blackley and Broughton Labour

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How Graham Stringer voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Graham Stringer occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Antibiotic Resistance — [Mr Christopher Chope in the Chair] 15 Oct 2014

    The hon. Gentleman is making an important point: since tetracycline and penicillin-based antibiotics have been banned as growth promoters for farm animals, the use of tetracyclines has up gone tenfold and the use of penicillins has gone up fivefold. This is not a party political point: there is something that the Government can do immediately about that situation, which is to monitor and...
  • Bill Presented: Devolution (Scotland Referendum) 14 Oct 2014

    My hon. Friend is making some profound points. In 2010, public expenditure in Greater Manchester was 23 billion, and in 2014 the figure was exactly the same. There have been huge cuts in public services, local government and elsewhere over that period. Does that not show that the centralised model does not work, and that if people in Greater Manchester had been in control of that money,...
  • Bill Presented: Devolution (Scotland Referendum) 14 Oct 2014

    The Leader of the House is right to remind us that regional assemblies were rejected wherever they were considered, not just by the ballot in the north-east. However, there are 2.5 million people in Greater Manchester. It is almost exactly the same size by population as Wales, and half the size of Scotland. There is a real desire for both resources and powers to be devolved to Greater...

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Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

Entered 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
  • Renewable Energy: Heating
  • Biofuels
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bus Services
  • Buses

Currently held offices

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee
  • Member, Transport Committee
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons)

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 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 38 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 68.38% 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") 320 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
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)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 March 2014)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 May 2014)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 June 2014)
Payment of £75 for Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 8 October 2014)
Payments from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Road, London EC1Y 8RT, for online surveys:
Payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 25 November 2013)
Payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 8 January 2014)
Payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 June 2014)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing parliamentary panel surveys: 
Payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 2 January 2014)
Payment of £200. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 24 September 2014)

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