A selection of Siobhain McDonagh's votes
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Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 2 votes against, 2 absences, between 2010–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
1 vote for, 5 votes against, 7 absences, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 9 votes against, 2 absences, between 2010–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
82 votes for, 14 votes against, 41 absences, between 2006–2019
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 41 votes against, 11 absences, between 2014–2016
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
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To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps she is taking to ensure the financial sustainability of the youth investment fund sustainable beyond 2025.
To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps she is taking to ensure that the youth investment fund will allocate funding for the most disadvantaged young people.
This plan could see two A&Es reduced to one and two maternity units reduced to one. Have the Government taken into account the need for extra capital funding for both St George’s and Croydon university trust should St Helier place this new hospital on the Sutton Hospital site?
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Former Labour MP for Mitcham and Morden
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Siobhain McDonagh campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Home Department
- Department for Education
- Home Office
- Department of Health
- In Vitro Fertilisation
- Breakfast Clubs
- Deportation: Tamils
- Sri Lanka: Armed Conflict
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Panel of Chairs (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Women and Equalities Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 13 Jun 2016)
- Member, Education Committee (10 Sep 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, London Regional Select Committee (14 Dec 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 12 Sep 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon John Reid, Secretary of State), Home Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon John Reid, Secretary of State), Ministry of Defence (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (14 Nov 2002 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Health and Social Care Committee (27 Nov 2000 to 12 Jul 2005)
- Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 28 Nov 1997)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Siobhain McDonagh’s speeches
- Has received answers to 104 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 77.75% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 106 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 325 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.
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but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Waheed Ali
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 to support my constituency
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Donor status: individual
(Registered 18 March 2019)
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