Jon Trickett

Former MP, Hemsworth

Hemsworth Labour

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How Jon Trickett voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted moderately against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Jon Trickett occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: South Asia 26 Feb 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much her Department disbursed to projects in (a) Pakistan and (b) Azad Kashmir in each of the last 10 years.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Meningitis: Vaccination 26 Feb 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects the meningitis B vaccine to be made available on the NHS; and what steps he is taking to make progress on price negotiations with Novartis for that vaccine.
  • Petition — Changes to Health Service Budgets 25 Feb 2015

    I wish to present a petition on changes to health service budgets in my constituency and in Wakefield district more generally. It is now quite clear that the Government intend further to cut NHS funding across the district. Local GPs surgeries are already struggling and these cuts will lead to the closure of small practices and job losses among doctors, nurses and other practitioners....

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Former Labour MP for Hemsworth

Entered House of Commons on 1 February 1996 — unknown

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

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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 Minister without Portfolio and Deputy Party Chair (since 8 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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 unknown)
  • 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

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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 76 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.78% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
  • 85 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 170 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 23 April 2014)

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