Jon Trickett

MP, Hemsworth

Hemsworth Labour

Jon Trickett’s voting in Parliament

Jon Trickett is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Jon Trickett sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jon Trickett almost always voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Jon Trickett generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jon Trickett’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jon Trickett’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jon Trickett never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House: Local Government Finance 17 Dec 2015

    I am grateful for advance notice of the statement. That is particularly welcome given that the Secretary of State’s predecessor rarely turned up in person on these occasions, and when he did it was often with a snarl, rather than with the Secretary of State’s customary smile. Labour Members join the Secretary of State in rightly paying tribute to local councils and all their...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Northern Powerhouse 14 Dec 2015

    On behalf of the whole House, we thank all hard-pressed and often low-paid council staff and others who even now are helping those areas of the north so badly affected by the recent flooding. In contrast to the rhetoric about the northern powerhouse, the Office for National Statistics recently reported that the north is falling further behind as a result of under-investment and that it is...
  • Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill [Lords]: Schedule 5 — Minor and consequential amendments 7 Dec 2015

    The Bill is clearly a milestone in the direction of devolution, and we welcome the spirit in which the House has debated it—it was good to take the Committee stage on the Floor of the House. We also thank the civil servants, the staff of the House, the Speaker and Deputy Speakers, who presided over our hearings, and the councillors and Members who participated in our debates. It is true...

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Labour MP for Hemsworth

Entered the House of Commons on 1 February 1996 — unknown


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Cabinet Office
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Departmental Security
  • Procurement
  • Vodafone Group
  • Departmental Freedom of Information
  • Accidents

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Shadow Minister for the Constitutional Convention (since 14 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio and Deputy Party Chair (8 Oct 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Gordon Brown, Prime Minister), Prime Minister's Office (6 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 5 Jun 2006)
  • Member, Employment Sub-committee (14 Feb 2001 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Education & Employment Committee (13 Feb 2001 to 11 May 2001)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 66.31% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 180 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.


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