Andrew McDonald

MP, Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough Labour

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How Andrew McDonald voted
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  • Voted very strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Has never voted on paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Andrew McDonald never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day]: Food Banks 17 Dec 2014

    My last visit to one of the six Trussell Trust food banks in my constituency left me shocked and horrified. I heard about a single mum—working as a lunch time school supervisor while training to become a classroom assistant—who must, being employed part time, attend jobcentre interviews. On the day her father died, she forgot her appointment. She rang the next day to apologise and...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Whiplash Claims 16 Dec 2014

    Fraudulent whiplash claims are criminal activity, plain and simple, and everybody in the House would condemn them. Will the Minister also condemn those insurance companies that created third-party capture, massively contributing to the number of these claims in the first instance? While he is at it, does he have any evidence to suggest that medical practitioners are failing their obligations...
  • business of the house (today): Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (England) 15 Dec 2014

    Perhaps I can get to the nub of the matter: lowering fitness standards to ensure that firefighters can work to the age of 60 is reckless in the extreme. No responsible Government would do that, because there is no doubt that it would result in somebody dying. The Government should think again. The Minister of State, Department for Communities and Local Government, the hon. Member for Great...

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Labour MP for Middlesbrough

Entered House of Commons on 30 November 2012 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Education
  • Justice
  • National Insurance Contributions Office: Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Welfare Tax Credits: Telephone Services
  • Railways: Industrial Disputes
  • Curzon Institute
  • Fire Services

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for parliamentary panel surveys:
Payment of £75 for parliamentary panel survey on 5 February 2014. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 March 2014)
2 May 2014, payment of £75 for parliamentary panel survey completed on 24 February 2014. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 May 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 14 April 2014)
8. Land and Property
Residential property in Middlesbrough. (Registered 28 December 2012)
11. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (not currently employed as such) (Registered 28 December 2012)

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