Michelle Gildernew

MLA, Fermanagh and South Tyrone

Fermanagh and South Tyrone Sinn Féin

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A selection of Michelle Gildernew's votes

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  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT
  • Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices
  • Has never voted on greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections
  • Has never voted on paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system

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Recent appearances

  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Communities: Market Square, Dungannon 24 Oct 2016

    The Minister has pointed out that he is aware that there are difficulties in the square in Dungannon, especially around the plethora of traffic lights and traffic movement in the square. There have also been a couple of years of roadworks. As a result, people have chosen to shop elsewhere. Is the Minister prepared to do anything to help to counteract that problem?
  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Welfare Supplementary Payment (Benefit Cap) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016 24 Oct 2016

    I support the motion. While I have listened carefully to other Members' contributions, the important thing to remember is that we are dealing with a British Tory party which is hell bent on austerity. We had a very difficult negotiation with the British Government for a long number of months a year or two ago. The fact remains that there is not a bottomless pit of money. We have done our...
  • Northern Ireland Assembly: Opposition Business: Housing 18 Oct 2016

    I am delighted to participate in today's debate. To a certain extent, I agree with Nichola Mallon's opening remarks: housing is a fundamental human right. Indeed, the issue of housing, or lack thereof, is the reason for my involvement in politics. The Housing Executive was set up after the eviction in Caledon in 1968 and has worked to deliver the building and allocation of social housing...

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Sinn Féin MLA for Fermanagh and South Tyrone, Former Sinn Fein MP for Fermanagh and South Tyrone

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Party was Sinn Féin until 28 Apr 2003; Sinn Fein until 11 Apr 2005; Sinn Féin until 30 Jan 2007; Sinn Fein until 12 Apr 2010; Sinn Féin until 1 Jul 2012; Sinn Fein until 30 Mar 2015


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Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.


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