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 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 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 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 UK membership of the EU, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell voted against mass surveillance of people’s communications and activities, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Ronnie Campbell generally voted for greater regulation of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) to extract shale gas, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
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Ronnie Campbell has quite often rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Charlie Foster, one of my young constituents—aged seven—has cystic fibrosis. When he has an attack, he feels as if he is breathing through a straw. I have never tried the test, but I will when I get back to my constituency. Young people are suffering very badly because a drug called Orkambi has not been licensed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. It increases the...
I speak as a serving miner at one time, who had two broken legs. I wonder about this sometimes when I see in the newspapers about this Sir Philip Green and how he stole all the pensions, yet here we are, sitting here and the Government are stealing pensions. They should have their knighthoods taken off them as well.
And the county council.
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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
- Culture Media and Sport
- Ministry of Housing
- Communities and Local Government
- Local Plans: Northumberland
- Epilepsy: Pregnant Women
- Further Education (Blyth Valley)
- Ashwell Prison
- Adoption: Northumberland
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Health and Social Care 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 9 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 62.47% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- 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") 166 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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