Alison McGovern’s voting in Parliament
Alison McGovern is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Alison McGovern’s votes.
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.
1. Employment and earnings
1 February 2016
, received £150 from the BBC
, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA, for an appearance on 'Any Questions
'. Hours (including preparation and travel): 9 hrs. (Registered 04 February 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 150 the Broadway, London SW19 1RX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 in monthly instalments of £166.67 between September 2015
and August 2016
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 18 December 2015
Name of donor: UK China Forum Ltd
Address of donor: 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return (premium) economy class air ticket to Beijing and return from Shanghai, £2,117.09, two nights' hotel accommodation in both Beijing and Shanghai, £560 (£140 per night); total £2,677.09
Destination of visit: Beijing and Shanghai
Date of visit: 16-19 November 2015
Purpose of visit: Cross-party Parliamentary visit to attend the 2015 UK-China Leadership Forum organised by the Great Britain China Centre, UK China Forum Ltd and the International Department
of the ruling Chinese party, and supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
, to discuss how to develop UK-China relations following the State Visit
to the UK by President Xi Jinping.
(Registered 26 November 2015)
Name of donor: Policy Network
Address of donor: Third Floor, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £227.82; hotel £153.11; total value £380.93
Destination of visit: Rome
Date of visit: 1-2 April 2016
Purpose of visit: to participate in a seminar on ‘Progressive Politics
in Hard Times
’ Europe’s security, immigration and integration challenges.
(Registered 13 April 2016)
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