Edward Miliband

Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition

Doncaster North Labour

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How Edward Miliband voted
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  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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Edward Miliband never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    I rise to support the Government motion concerning military action against ISIL in Iraq. It is right that the Prime Minister has brought this issue to the House and committed to bringing future decisions to the House too. Let me start by saying that all of us, whatever side of the debate we are on, will be conducting it with huge admiration for the bravery, spirit and duty displayed by our...
  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    I understand the hon. Gentleman’s long-held caution on these issues, but the point I will make is that there needs to be a comprehensive strategy. We are not talking about a military-only solution. It is about political action, humanitarian action and wider strategic action, and I will come to that later in my remarks. First I want to say something about the nature of ISIL. As the Prime...
  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    The hon. Gentleman spoke with great eloquence on this issue. In a way, it tells us all we need to know about this organisation that it would take hostage people who exist simply to try to help the innocent victims of conflict all around the world.

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Labour MP for Doncaster North

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Doncaster
  • North (Statistics)
  • Carbon Sequestration
  • Wind Power
  • Renewable Energy
  • Job Vacancies

Currently held offices

  • Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (12 May 2010 to 25 Sep 2010)
  • Secretary of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (13 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Secretary of State, Department for Energy and Climate Change (6 Oct 2008 to 13 Oct 2009)
  • Minister of State, Cabinet Office (28 Jun 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Cabinet Office (16 Jan 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (25 Oct 2006 to 16 Jan 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Cabinet Office (8 May 2006 to 25 Oct 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 37.68% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 206 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Edward Miliband’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 638 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Donations to support my work as Leader of the Labour Party:
(b) Name of donor: Lord Sugar of Clapton
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £51,141.44 towards staffing costs from January to December 2013
(b) Date of receipt: 31 January 2013
(b) Date of acceptance: 31 January 2013
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 15 February 2013)
(b) Name of donor: Shriti Vadera Ltd
(b) Address of donor: 7 St James’s Place, London SW1A 1NP
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,402 donation in kind; venue hire and catering costs for evening events in central London
(b) Date of receipt: 5 December 2013
(b) Date of acceptance: 5 December 2013
(b) Donor status: company, registration 77247785
(b) (Registered 17 December 2013)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Name of donor: British Airways plc
Address of donor: Waterside, PO Box 365, Harmondsworth, UB7 0GB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: short notice upgrades for me on return flights from London to Johannesburg and for my wife on outward flight only; 3 upgrades with a total estimated value of between £1,347 and £5,866.
Date of receipt of donation: 9 and 10 December 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 10 December 2013
Donor status: company, registration 1777777
(Registered 27 December 2013)
7. Overseas benefits and gifts
Name of donor: Sultan of Brunei
Address of donor: c/o Brunei Darussalam High commission, 19-10 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Harrods Christmas hamper, approximate value £2,000; donated to charity
Date of receipt of donation: 20 December 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 20 December 2013
Donor status: individual
(Registered 27 December 2013)

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