Kerry McCarthy

MP, Bristol East

Bristol East Labour

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Kerry McCarthy’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Kerry McCarthy’s votes.

  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes

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Kerry McCarthy has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Outcome of the EU Referendum 27 Jun 2016

    Given the disdain shown by many leading leave campaigners towards EU environmental protections, can the Prime Minister tell me what stance will now be taken as the EU looks at the fitness of the nature directives. Will we still be implementing the EU’s circular economy package?
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Bovine Tuberculosis 27 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many gamma interferon tests for bovine TB were conducted in the (a) high risk area, (b) low risk area and (c) edge area of England in each year between 2009 and 2015.

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Labour MP for Bristol East

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Sri Lanka
  • Burma
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Colombia
  • Departments: Sign Language

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (6 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (10 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, South West Regional Select Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Douglas Alexander, Secretary of State), Department for International Development (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Rosie Winterton, Minister of State), Department of Health (11 Jun 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 4 Jun 2007)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Government of Ireland
Address of donor: 79-80 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Republic of Ireland

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation; approx. value £389

Destination of visit: Dublin

Date of visit: 2 – 4 September 2015

Purpose of visit: diaspora event for parliamentarians with Irish ancestry with the purpose of increasing and cementing links between countries.

(Registered 20 October 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Part-share of house in Luton: (i).

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