Alex Cunningham

Former MP, Stockton North

Stockton North Labour

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How Alex Cunningham voted
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  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very 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 a wholly elected House of Lords 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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Alex Cunningham hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Stockton North

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Burma
  • Offshore Industry
  • Armed Forces: Young People
  • Armed Forces: Education
  • Schools: Armed Forces

Currently held offices

  • Member, Education Committee (since 7 Nov 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 27 Jun 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 215 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 76.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 80 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 186 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Surveys completed for ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA.
Payment of £75 for participation in a parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 March 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in February-March parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 28 April 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in April 2014 parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 June 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in May-June 2014 parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 1 August 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in July 2014 parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 3 October 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in October 2014 parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 28 November 2014)
Payment of £75 for participation in November 2014 parliamentary panel survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 6 March 2015)
Payments from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT for opinion surveys:
Payment of £80 received for survey. Payment donated to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 6 June 2014)
Payments from Leftfield, 51 Clink Street Studios, Clink Street, London SE1 9DG:
Payment of £100 received for market research survey. Payment donated to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2014)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £200 for Winter 2014 Survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 6 March 2015)

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