Ian Paisley Jnr

MP, North Antrim

North Antrim DUP

A selection of Ian Paisley Jnr's votes

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  • Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details

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Ian Paisley Jnr never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Northern Ireland Office: Administrative Scheme for the "On the Runs" Independent Review 6 Jul 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what the total cost under each cost heading was of the Hallett Review into On The Runs.
  • Colin Worton 1 Jul 2015

    I beg to move, That this House has considered the case of Colin Worton and compensation following an acquittal. The case of Colin Worton is an indictment of the justice system and how it operated in Northern Ireland. I ask Members to cast their minds back 32 years, to when Northern Ireland was in the midst of the troubles. At that time, a Roman Catholic workman, Adrian Carroll, was murdered,...
  • Colin Worton 1 Jul 2015

    My hon. Friend’s comments echo and amplify the indictment of a system that has blinded itself. Justice has to be fair, but when it blinds itself so much to an injustice that it cannot find a mechanism or way to clear and compensate a man properly, something is fundamentally wrong with the system.

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DUP MP for North Antrim, Former DUP MLA for North Antrim

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Left the Assembly on 20 June 2010 — Resigned

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Sierra Leone
  • India
  • Tobacco: Packaging

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, House of Commons Governance Committee (16 Oct 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (6 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (6 May 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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