Kerry McCarthy

MP, Bristol East

Bristol East Labour

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 against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes

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

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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

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (since 14 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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: 16 May 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Musicians' Union
Address of donor: 60-62 Clapham Road, London SW9 0JJ.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 12 May 2015)
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: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Part-share of house in Luton: (i).

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