Graham Jones

MP, Hyndburn

Hyndburn Labour

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How Graham Jones voted
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  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails

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Graham Jones hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Energy Companies Obligation 22 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what conversations he has held with (a) energy companies, (b) cavity wall insulation companies and (c) local authorities on the effect of the Government’s changes to the Energy Company Obligation on the UK’s ability to meet its carbon-saving obligations.
  • Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Energy Companies Obligation 22 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change if he will hold discussions with cavity wall insulation companies on potential job losses arising from changes in the Energy Company Obligation.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions 17 Jul 2014

    My constituents and people around the United Kingdom are facing a cost of living crisis. This Government are not doing enough on water affordability. With fewer than 25,000 people eligible to benefit from social tariffs offered by just three water companies, does the Minister believe that the Government’s voluntary approach is insufficient in helping those struggling to pay their water...

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Labour MP for Hyndburn

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Theft: Metals
  • Police: Accountability
  • Independent Living Fund
  • European Fighter Aircraft
  • Housing: Construction

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Councillor at Lancashire County Council. Address: County Hall, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ.
28 March 2013, received £844.92 gross. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2013)
28 April 2013, received £844.92 gross. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 21 June 2013)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys:
27 October 2013, payment of £80, paid directly to a local organisation. (Registered 20 November 2013)
19 November, payment of £80, paid directly to Hyndburn Labour Party. (Registered 20 November 2013)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group, sponsored by HSBC, Arup, GKN, Cambridge Assessment, John Swire & Sons and City of London.
Address of donor: c/o House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, Chinese visas, hotel, food and drink and transport; total cost £1,633
Destination of visit: Shanghai and surrounding area
Date of visit: 18-24 October 2013
Purpose of visit: to promote economic contacts between the UK and China
(Registered 7 November 2013)
8. Land and Property
Two houses in Accrington in my constituency. (Registered 26 September 2012; updated 21 June 2013)

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