Andy McDonald

MP, Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough Labour

A selection of Andy McDonald's votes

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  • Has never voted on paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details

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Andy McDonald never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Industrial Strategy 30 Jun 2015

    Given tomorrow’s eagerly awaited announcement by the Teesside Collective on its ambitious industrial carbon capture and storage proposal, will the Minister, with his colleagues, ensure that industrial, energy and climate change policies are aligned and that every other assistance is given to the collective in bringing about an early realisation of this vital project?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 15 Jun 2015

    May I declare a yet greater interest in the education of the nation’s children, as I became a grandfather when our first grandchild, Molly O’Neill, was born on Saturday morning? [Hon. Members: “Hear, hear.] Thank you very much. May I also press the Secretary of State on the issue of coasting schools, as it does cause great concern and uncertainty, and this would be the ideal...
  • Opposition Day — [1st allotted day]: Climate Change 10 Jun 2015


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Labour MP for Middlesbrough

Entered the 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

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Justice Committee (10 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.


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