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 almost always 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

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jim Cunningham’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jim Cunningham’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jim Cunningham has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister’s Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    I was one of those who worked in industry in Coventry during the period of the Thatcher Government when, as my right hon. and learned Friend, like his father, will know, every week we saw thousands of jobs lost in the motor car industry. Big companies such as Jaguar Land Rover are very worried about the industry’s future, bearing in mind that they will have certain things to prove and that...
  • Business of the House (Saturday 19 October) 17 Oct 2019

    A trade deal is very important to my constituency in the west midlands. I was on the Trade and Industry Committee when we negotiated with the World Trade Organisation, and such a negotiation takes a very long time. What is the right hon. Gentleman’s estimate of the time factor involved here?
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Pregnancy: Alcoholic Drinks 17 Oct 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to tackle the misrepresentation of evidence which encourages women to drink alcohol during pregnancy by downplaying the risk to the health of the unborn child.

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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

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Topics of interest

Jim Cunningham campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Department for Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Iraq
  • Apprentices
  • Domestic Violence
  • Housing
  • Cancer

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

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

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