Jon Cruddas

MP, Dagenham and Rainham

Dagenham and Rainham Labour

Jon Cruddas’s voting in Parliament

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

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

  • Jon Cruddas generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Jon Cruddas has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business - World Autism Awareness Weekbackbench Business 28 Apr 2016

    Last Saturday, anticipating today’s debate, and in his customary elegant way, Guardian columnist John Harris wrote an excellent summation of some of the issues around autism. He ended his piece with these words: “Our culture still too often couches autism in terms of pity or fear as an essentially Victorian sensibility lingers on. But we are moving towards a new world in which...
  • Backbench Business - World Autism Awareness Weekbackbench Business 28 Apr 2016

    The issues that some of us planned to raise in the debate that was cancelled on Monday evening concerned precisely some of the pressures on the system, especially for special needs children. That takes us back to a point that I wished to raise about problems with diagnosis, entry points into the system, and the cuts that are being experienced. Those things are all linked to the research base...
  • School Places (Barking and Dagenham) 17 Mar 2016

    I want to make several points regarding school places and school funding in the London borough of Barking and Dagenham. I will not use all my allotted time so that my right hon. Friend the Member for Barking (Dame Margaret Hodge) can also contribute before the Minister responds. From the outset, I should say that our local authority appreciates the work carried out between the Education...

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Labour MP for Dagenham and Rainham

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Also represented Dagenham

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education and Skills
  • Prisons: Barking and Dagenham
  • Thames Gateway
  • Minimum Wage
  • Post Offices
  • Minimum Wage: Enforcement

Other offices held in the past

  • Policy Review Coordinator (13 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (10 Sep 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Jon Cruddas’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 65 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 22 April 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 14 October 2015)
Received on 7 July 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 14 October 2015)
Received on 21 August 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 14 October 2015)
Received on 20 October 2015 payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)
Received on 14 December 2015 payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)
Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Rd London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys. Fee donated to charity:
Received on 26 August 2015, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 October 2015)
Received on 19 October 2015, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)
Payment from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 14 April 2015, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 October 2015)
Received on 16 January 2015, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)
Received on 6 July 2015, payment of £70. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)
Received on 17 November 2015, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 January 2016)

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