Tristram Hunt

MP, Stoke-on-Trent Central

Stoke-on-Trent Central Labour

A selection of Tristram Hunt's votes

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  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted moderately for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Details

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Tristram Hunt never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day]: Equal Pay and the Gender Pay Gap 1 Jul 2015

    Not proportionally.
  • Education and Adoption Bill 22 Jun 2015

    I am grateful to the Minister for giving way. Will he now provide us with the legal definition of a coasting school, given that we are voting on his Bill in exactly 13 minutes? What is the legal definition?
  • Education and Adoption Bill 22 Jun 2015

    I beg to move an amendment, to leave out from “That” to the end of the Question and add: “this House, while supporting the sponsor academy programme and recognising that no parent wants their child to be schooled in a failing, inadequate or coasting school, declines to give a Second Reading to the Education and Adoption Bill because it fails to set out measures for dealing...

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Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central

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

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Department for Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Teachers: Training
  • Capita
  • Tyres
  • Free Schools
  • Vocational Training

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (since 7 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (16 Apr 2013 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (8 Nov 2011 to 5 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 31 Oct 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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