Jessica Morden

MP, Newport East

Newport East Labour

Jessica Morden’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Jessica Morden’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jessica Morden’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jessica Morden’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jessica Morden has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Steel Industry 26 May 2016

    As well as yesterday’s march, Nissan held an event in Parliament celebrating the excellence of the supply chain, which includes the Zodiac line in Llanwern, and highlighting the skill and dedication of the workforce. In these difficult times, will the Secretary of State be specific about what Ministers are doing to ensure that customer confidence is being maintained?
  • Business of the House 26 May 2016

    Constituents of mine who work for, or who have experienced trying to get in touch with, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs will not at all have been surprised this week by a National Audit Office report highlighting how job losses have led to the loss of up to 97 million last year and the tripling of call times. May we have time for a debate on this matter, not least for those who...
  • Energy and Climate Change: Pre-pay Meters 12 May 2016

    What her Department’s policy is on the implementation of the Competition and Markets Authority proposals for consumers on pre-pay meters.

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Labour MP for Newport East

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

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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Wales
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Severn River Crossing
  • Severn River Crossing: Tolls
  • Recycling
  • Work Capability Assessment
  • Green Investment Bank: Privatisation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee of Selection (since 10 Feb 2016)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 16 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Paul Murphy, Secretary of State), Wales Office (29 Jan 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Justice Committee (6 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Wales Office (28 Mar 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (21 Nov 2005 to 4 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (13 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (11 Jul 2005 to 8 Nov 2007)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for participation in parliamentary panel surveys. All fees donated to local organisations:
22 April 2015, received £75. Hours: 1 hour. Payment donated to Newport East Constituency Labour Party. (Registered 13 May 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: GMB Wales and South West
Address of donor: Garley House, 17 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 0TB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,400

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)

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