Dan Jarvis

MP, Barnsley Central

Barnsley Central Labour

Dan Jarvis’s voting in Parliament

Dan Jarvis 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 Dan Jarvis’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes

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Dan Jarvis never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Profile

Labour MP for Barnsley Central

Entered the House of Commons on 4 March 2011 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Justice
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Health
  • Education
  • Arts
  • Design Services
  • Youth Custody
  • Secure Colleges
  • Young Offenders

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (7 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (21 Mar 2011 to 24 Oct 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 369 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 71.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 134 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Dan Jarvis’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 87 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.

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