Roger Godsiff

MP, Birmingham, Hall Green

Birmingham, Hall Green Labour

Roger Godsiff’s voting in Parliament

Roger Godsiff is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Roger Godsiff sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Roger Godsiff generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Roger Godsiff almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Roger Godsiff generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Roger Godsiff generally voted against smoking bans, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Roger Godsiff generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 8 Feb 2017

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Labour MP for Birmingham, Hall Green

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Also represented Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath; Birmingham Small Heath

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Roger Godsiff campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Medical Records: Databases
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Procurement
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Departmental Rail Travel

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  • Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Roger Godsiff’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 310 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 46.59% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 89 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Feb 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
Address of donor: 15 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9BU

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,055 comprising £1,455 for flights and £600 for 5 nights at a hotel in Baku

Destination of visit: Baku

Date of visit: 26 – 31 July 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures, HM Ambassador, business representatives and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.

(Registered 19 August 2016)

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