Chi Onwurah

MP, Newcastle upon Tyne Central

Newcastle upon Tyne Central Labour

Chi Onwurah’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Chi Onwurah’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes

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

Chi Onwurah never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Broadband 5 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, if he will ask Ofcom to compare the predicted and actual proportion of BT's ducts that are able to have fibre blown through them without further civil works.
  • Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Radio Frequencies: Auctions 5 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what funding is available for programme making and special events licence users to encourage them to leave the 700 MHz band.
  • Return of Kings 4 Feb 2016

    These planned meetings may well have been simply a publicity stunt by an attention-seeker so insecure in his own masculinity that he goes to such lengths to augment the size of his—er—following. I have been contacted by many constituents—men and women—who are outraged and revolted and also frightened by the planned meeting in Newcastle, so can the Minister reassure...

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Profile

Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central

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

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Cabinet Office
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Training
  • Broadband
  • Travel and Subsistence Payments
  • Departmental Chief Scientific Advisers
  • Government Procurement Card

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (since 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (11 Jan 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 11 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Fees from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3SE, for opinion surveys. Payments donated to my constituency party.
10 November 2014, £100 for research interview conducted on 26 June 2014. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2015)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY for opinion surveys. Payments donated to my constituency party.
10 February 2015, £200 for Winter 2014 Survey, completed on 15 December 2014. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 18 March 2015)
11 March 2015, £80 for interview on 23 July 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 18 March 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Chartered engineer (non-practising).
Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, which waived my fellowship fee for 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2014-15. Value in 2014 £160 (Updated 25 February 2014 and 18 March 2015). (Registered 27 December 2012)

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