Jim Cunningham’s voting in Parliament
Jim Cunningham is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Jim Cunningham sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Jim Cunningham consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
Jim Cunningham generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Jim Cunningham has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2018
My hon. Friend raises an important point. Churches often go on aid missions and peace missions, so it is important that we get the legislation right because otherwise, as he says, it could have unintended consequences. Those are two important points.
Will the hon. Lady give way?
I congratulate the hon. Lady on securing this important debate. On Friday night I met a number of people with mental health problems. Their issue is that the doctor says that they are not fit to work, but the benefits assessor says that they are, which leaves them in limbo. It is also a problem that employers do not always recognise mental illness. Does the hon. Lady agree that the Minister...
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Labour MP for Coventry South
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
Also represented Coventry South East
Topics of interest
Jim Cunningham campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Work and Pensions
- Innovation and Skills
- Domestic Violence
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 22 Nov 2010)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Minister of State), Department for Energy and Climate Change (16 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Mr Mike O'Brien, Solicitor General), Law Officers' Department (10 Nov 2005 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 5 Dec 2005)
- Member, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 Nov 2006)
- Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (28 Jan 2003 to 11 Jul 2005)
- Member, Panel of Chairs (1 Jan 1998 to 1 Jan 2001)
- Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (23 Feb 1994 to 21 Mar 1997)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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