How Jim Shannon voted
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Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
Voted moderately for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions Source
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Jim Shannon occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament
DUP MP for Strangford, Former DUP MLA for Strangford
Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election
Left the Assembly on 1 August 2010 — Resigned
Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Department of Health
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Currently held offices
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights) (since 3 Apr 2012)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health) (since 12 May 2010)
- Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Transport) (since 12 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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