Naomi Long

MP, Belfast East

Belfast East Alliance

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How Naomi Long voted
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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly for a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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Naomi Long never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Opposition Day — [19th Allotted Day]: Cross-border Crime 11 Mar 2015

    I pay tribute to the hon. Member for South Antrim (Dr McCrea) for bringing this motion to the House today. This important issue is often overlooked because in many ways it is a hidden crime, and, as the hon. Member for Amber Valley (Nigel Mills) said, it is often viewed as a victimless crime. It is anything but. It is important that as well as trying to combat it through the various...
  • Opposition Day — [19th Allotted Day]: Cross-border Crime 11 Mar 2015

    There is no doubt that that is a concern, and it has been a concern for some time. There is evidence that when HMRC or the PSNI has turned up on site, people have scattered and taken with them some of the critical evidence, which suggests that they were aware that those organisations were coming. Obviously, we can look at that in two ways. The first is that someone could be tipping off those...
  • Opposition Day — [19th Allotted Day]: Cross-border Crime 11 Mar 2015

    I understand the Minister’s point, but there is a wider point about how Members can raise their concerns about these issues. They have done so via correspondence and in private evidence sessions, as the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee has done here with Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs and in other places. It appears not to have been taken seriously. That is the concern...

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Alliance MP for Belfast East, Former Alliance MLA for Belfast East

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 26 November 2003 — General election

Left the Assembly on 5 July 2010 — Resigned

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Northern Ireland
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Burma
  • Terrorism
  • Developing Countries: Water
  • Uganda
  • Religious Freedom

Currently held offices

  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 11 Oct 2010)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 26 Jul 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
£200 was donated to charity by the Hillsborough Presbyterian Men’s Group, Hillsborough Presbyterian Church, 2 Lisburn Road, BT26 6AA, following a speech I gave on 25 January 2014. Hours: 1 hr plus 2 hrs’ preparation.   (Registered 18 March 2014)

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