Ronnie Campbell’s voting in Parliament
Ronnie Campbell is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Ronnie Campbell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Ronnie Campbell consistently voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell almost always voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell generally voted against mass surveillance of people’s communications and activities, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Ronnie Campbell has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
The Minister will be aware that the north-east of England is one of the poorest areas in the United Kingdom. We have not got a Barnett formula and the Government have only four or five MPs there—at least the last time I counted—so obviously we are going to get nowt, but is he giving our money away? Will we get what we are getting or are we going to get nowt?
I should have had this debate on the day of the terrorist attack, but unfortunately it was cancelled and I have had to wait three or four weeks for this replacement debate. That is a long time and things have developed in the factory since then. It is always sad when a Member comes to Parliament to say that a lot of jobs have been lost in their constituency—in this case at least 450 and...
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Labour MP for Blyth Valley
Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election
Topics of interest
Ronnie Campbell campaigned to leave the European Union
- Work and Pensions
- Education and Skills
- Culture Media and Sport
- Ashwell Prison
- Epilepsy: Pregnant Women
- Further Education (Blyth Valley)
- New Deal (Blyth Valley)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Health Committee (31 Oct 2005 to 26 Nov 2007)
- Member, Catering Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Public Administration Committee (16 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration (17 Jun 1987 to 21 Mar 1997)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Ronnie Campbell’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 88.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 13–14 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") 159 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 07 July 2017
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Deirdre Campbell, as a part time Caseworker. (Updated 1 June 2015
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