Rushanara Ali

MP, Bethnal Green and Bow

Bethnal Green and Bow Labour

Rushanara Ali’s voting in Parliament

Rushanara Ali is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Rushanara Ali’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Rushanara Ali never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow

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

Topics of interest

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Burma
  • Syria
  • Private Sector
  • Unemployment: Young People
  • Overseas Aid: Private Sector

Currently held offices

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (24 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 26 Sep 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Tower Hamlets Labour Party
Address of donor: 349 Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 9RA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: donations raised at or received as a result of a fundraising event on 28 January 2015, total £10,034.86 (which includes no individual registrable donations)

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 06 June 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Mr Peter Hearn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 to support my campaign for the deputy leadership of the Labour Party. £7,946.00 was returned to Peter Hearn on 13 July 2015 due to my withdrawal from the Deputy Leadership race.

Date received: 26 June 2015

Date accepted: 26 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 July 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey KT24 6LQ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): food, accommodation and transport; total £785.65

Destination of visit: Paris

Date of visit: 15-17 January 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend the Franco-British Colloque’s 2015 Conference.

(Registered 04 February 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two residential properties in London: (i) and (ii)
(Registered 16 September 2014)

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