Catherine McKinnell

MP, Newcastle upon Tyne North

Newcastle upon Tyne North Labour

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How Catherine McKinnell voted
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  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: Money Creation and Society 20 Nov 2014

    I congratulate the hon. Member for Wycombe (Steve Baker) on his thoughtful and thorough opening speech, as well as my right hon. Friend the Member for Oldham West and Royton (Mr Meacher) on his remarks. In their absence I also congratulate the hon. Members for Brighton, Pavilion (Caroline Lucas) and for Clacton (Douglas Carswell) on securing today’s important debate. This debate...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: North of England 20 Nov 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether it will be a requirement on bidders for the Northern and TransPennine rail franchises to provide additional staff at stations and on trains.
  • Childcare Payments Bill: New Clause 2 — Review of impact on childcare costs 17 Nov 2014

    Any new investment in child care—particularly support for struggling families up and down the country who are battling to juggle their work and family lives—is clearly welcome. The Bill is therefore important, but it is long overdue for thousands of parents. Fundamentally, we remain concerned that the Bill will simply not address the situation in which too many parents have been...

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Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne North

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Attorney-General
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Work and Pensions
  • Revenue and Customs
  • Procurement
  • Tax Avoidance
  • Children: Day Care
  • Departmental Procurement

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Treasury)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2011 to 18 Mar 2013)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 8 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys.
December 2013, £75 for survey in October 2013. Payment made directly to school in my constituency. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 3 January 2014)
January 2014, £75 for survey in November 2013. Payment made directly to local charity. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 21 January 2014)
April 2014, £75 for survey in January 2014. Payment made directly to local charity. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 9 April 2014)
June 2014, £75 for survey in April 2014. Payment made directly to local charity. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 30 June 2014)
29 September 2014, £75 for survey in July 2014. Payment made directly to local charity. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 3 October 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing opinion surveys:
December 2013, received £80 for survey in November 2013. Payment made directly to local charity. Hours: 20 mins.  (Registered 8 January 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Revol Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Samson Close, Killingworth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 6DZ
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,540
(a) Donor status: company, registration no 00628328
(a) (Registered 3 February 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Unison Labour Link
(a) Address of donor: 140-150 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,958 for printing a leaflet
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 29 April 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Unison Labour Link
(a) Address of donor: 140-150 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6TH
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,345.10 for printing a leaflet
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 29 April 2014)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: PricewaterhouseCoopers
(b) Address of donor: 1 Embankment Place, London WC1N 6RM
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The services of a Technical Support Analyst to support me in my role as a Shadow Treasury Minister during the passage of the Finance Bill between 22 April 2014 and 18 July 2014; value £19,026
(b) Donor status: Limited liability partnership
(b) Date of acceptance: 22 April 2014
(b) Date of receipt: 22 April 2014
(b) (Registered 20 June 2014, updated 5 August 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: CAFOD
Address of donor: 55 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7JB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with an estimated value of £747.54
Destination of visit: Kenya
Date of visit: 13 to 17 April 2014
Purpose of visit: To visit CAFOD-funded sustainable energy projects.
(Registered 2 June 2014)
8. Land and Property
Joint owner of residential rented property in Northumberland.
11. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (currently non-practising).

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