Paul Blomfield

Former MP, Sheffield Central

Sheffield Central Labour

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  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details

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Paul Blomfield hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Sheffield Central

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Home Office
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Human Trafficking
  • Burma
  • Higher Education: Private Sector
  • Entry Clearances: Overseas Students
  • Gangmasters Licensing Authority

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Able Marine Energy Park Development Consent Order 2014 Committee (9 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 146 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 73.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 162 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 144 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fee for completing survey for ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA:
Received £75 for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 22 May 2014)
Received £75 for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 16 June 2014)
Received £100 for survey. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 8 October 2014)
Received £75 for survey. Hours: 35 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 17 March 2015)
Payment of £75 from RSM, Baden Place, Crosby Row, London SE1 1YW, for market research telephone interview. Hours: 0.5 hr. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 12 May 2014)
Payment from Guardian News & Media Ltd, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU:
£90 received for an article. Hours: 1.5 hrs. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 22 May 2014)
£90 received for an article. Hours: 1.5 hrs. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 2 December 2014)
Payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for interview. Hours: 1 hr. Payment made direct to charity. (Registered 13 November 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: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobald’s Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 1 April 2014)

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