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Labour MP for Islington North
- Entered Parliament on 9 June 1983 — General election
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Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Jeremy Corbyn voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted very strongly against introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted very strongly against the Iraq war. votes
- Voted strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident. votes
- Voted strongly for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted strongly for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted strongly for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted very strongly against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted moderately against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly against increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted very strongly for the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
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- Sometimes rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Defence, Home Department, Transport, Health
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Iraq, Western Sahara, British Indian Ocean Territory, London Metropolitan University, Colombia
(based on written questions asked by Jeremy Corbyn and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Antarctic Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Presumption of Death Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Local Authorities (Overview and Scrutiny) Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Sustainable Communities Bill Committee (8 out of 11)
- Retirement Income Reform Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- British Overseas Territories Bill Committee (1 out of 1)
- Mental Health (16 May 2013)
“My hon. Friend the Member for North Durham (Mr Jones) and I raised the question of the work capability interviews being undertaken by the Department for Work and Pensions with people with mental health conditions. I do not think that the Minister was in the Chamber at the time, but we suggested that it would be better for the DWP to have access to those people’s medical reports rather...”
- Mental Health (16 May 2013)
“Perhaps my hon. Friend can help me. I hope that the taskforce will also look at issues surrounding the voluntary sector and its excellent work within the mental health service, as well as the dangerous tendency of franchising out mental health services to the private sector by some mental health trusts that do it for profit rather than care.”
- Mental Health (16 May 2013)
“I compliment my friend on an excellent speech. Does he agree that the problem of representation of people both in initial assessments and when they are placed in long-stay mental health institutions often means that many poorer young black men never get any representation whatever and end up being completely institutionalised as a result, leading to those ludicrously higher statistics for...”
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- Has spoken in 78 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 189 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 73.20% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 25 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1712 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|London costs||£2,916 (joint 1st with 49 others)||£2,812 (joint 1st with 47 others)||£2,712 (joint 1st with 46 others)||£2,613||£1,618 (joint 1st with 118 others)||£1,574 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,527 (joint 1st with 101 others)||£1,227 (joint 1st with 81 others)|
|Office running costs||£13,784 (479th)||£17,873 (352nd)||£15,932 (544th)||£16,825||£14,281 (519th)||£18,799 (joint 13th with 178 others)||£18,234 (joint 1st with 183 others)||£16,447 (284th)|
|Staffing costs||£105,551 (45th)||£93,971 (81st)||£91,749 (45th)||£89,075||£82,356 (30th)||£74,985 (joint 8th with 27 others)||£71,926 (joint 49th with 1 other)||£52,295 (117th)|
|Communications Allowance||£4,193 (498th)||£6,147 (408th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£934 (617th)1||£1,826 (591st)2||£864 (620th)||£1,248||£1,777 (624th)||£146 (648th)||£3,342 (581st)||£1,372 (617th)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£5,431 (152nd)||£1,189 (joint 156th with 2 others)||£2,473 (62nd)||£1,068||£1,839 (126th)||£1,278 (161st)||£2,210 (59th)||£2,442 (40th)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£4,356 (119th)||£6,066 (103rd)||£3,386||£6,225 (97th)||£4,354 (144th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,136 (joint 441st with 1 other)||£925 (546th)||£0||£1,793 (463rd)||£1,793 (455th)||£1,793 (434th)||£1,793 (joint 381st with 1 other)|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£7,713 (17th)||£0||£0||£0||£0||£0|
|Total||£132,809 (521st)||£129,310 (539th)||£128,434 (477th)||£114,215||£109,889 (548th)||£102,929 (578th)||£99,032 (555th)||£75,576 (538th)|