Jon Cruddas

MP, Dagenham and Rainham

Dagenham and Rainham Labour

Jon Cruddas’s voting in Parliament

Jon Cruddas is a Labour MP, and so 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 never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust 15 Jul 2015

    I will be brief, given that I want to leave sufficient time for the shadow Minister and the Minister to respond. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Ilford South (Mike Gapes) on securing this debate. From the contributions so far, I think we would all agree on what politicians tend to call the challenging environment that the trust has existed in for many years—including the...
  • [Mr David Crausby in the Chair] — UK Sea Bass Stocks 3 Dec 2014

    This topic is important. Only this past weekend experts called for a ban on trawlermen catching sea bass, given the evidence that angling offers three times the benefit to the economy. I, too, congratulate the hon. Member for Meon Valley (George Hollingbery) on securing such an important debate, and I want to repeat some facts that he pointed out in his opening address. DEFRA’s own...
  • David Efemena 10 Nov 2014

    Tonight, I wish to raise a number of issues regarding the tragic death of my constituent Mr David Efemena. First, I thank you, Mr Speaker, for the waiver of the sub judice rules regarding Adjournment debates, which is needed because the pre-inquest hearing begins on 17 November 2014. The issues that I will cover do not relate specifically to the findings of the coroner on the reasons for...

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Labour MP for Dagenham and Rainham

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

Also represented Dagenham


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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)


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  • Has spoken in 3 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 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 71.70% 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.
  • 149 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jon Cruddas’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 59 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 29 July 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 13 September 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 29 September 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 18 November 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 22 January 2015 payment of £75 Hours: 20 mins (Registered 24 March 2015)
Received on 12 February 2015 payment of £75 Hours: 20 mins (Registered 24 March 2015)
Payment from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion survey. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 23 July 2014, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 11 August 2014, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 14 November 2014, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 December 2014)
Received on 22 October 2014 payment of £70 from The Catholic Herald, 15 Lamb’s Passage, Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TQ, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 December 2014)
Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Rd London SE1 1FY, for opinion survey. Fee donated to charity:
Received on 27 Jan 2015, payment of £200 Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 March 2015)

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