Graham Jones

MP, Hyndburn

Hyndburn Labour

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How Graham Jones voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions 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 against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Graham Jones hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall 21 Oct 2014

    Domestic energy efficiency – Graham Jones. 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 15 Oct 2014

    Proposed cuts to GP funding, the proposed closure of a walk-in centre in Accrington, proposed cuts to the GP practice in Accrington Victoria hospital, accident and emergency in special measures, the police taking constituents to A and E at Blackburn Royal hospital in police cars: the NHS in my constituency is in crisis. What can the Prime Minister ever do, considering the broken promises he...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Deputy Prime Minister: Social Mobility 14 Oct 2014

    What are the Government doing to increase the number of pre-school children who are reading books and engaging in reading? We know that that has a big impact on social mobility, particularly for those in D and E and poor areas where they do not have access to books. Reading is vital and I do not think we are doing enough.

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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

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys:
27 October 2013, payment of £80, paid directly to a local organisation. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 November 2013; updated 13 June 2014)
19 November, payment of £80, paid directly to Hyndburn Labour Party. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 November 2013; updated 13 June 2014)
4 June 2014, payment of £80, paid directly to Hyndburn Labour Party. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 June 2014)
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 and 25 June 2014) 

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