John Martin McDonnell’s voting in Parliament
John Martin McDonnell is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, John Martin McDonnell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
John Martin McDonnell consistently voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell consistently voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell almost always voted against Labour's anti-terrorism laws, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell consistently voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell generally voted for investigations into the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs almost always voted against. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell generally voted against introducing ID cards, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
John Martin McDonnell generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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John Martin McDonnell has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Perhaps I can help the Minister fill in some of the gaps in the statement. The Government’s own assessment shows that their no-deal Brexit policy will introduce “significant ongoing administrative costs impacting on UK and EU businesses of all sectors.” It is an avalanche of paperwork descending on British businesses in the form of import, export, safety and security declarations. The...
(Urgent Question): To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer to make a statement on HMRC’s published impact analysis of introducing new customs legislation and amendments.
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Labour MP for Hayes and Harlington
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Topics of interest
John Martin McDonnell campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Departmental Pay
- Fire Services
- National Offender Management Service
- Departmental Sustainable Development
- Tonnage Tax
Currently held offices
- Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (since 14 Sep 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Justice Committee (25 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 14 Nov 2002)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 11 Apr 2002)
- Member, Deregulation Committee (19 Mar 1999 to 11 May 2001)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Verso, 6 Mead St, London W1F 0EG, for editing and providing an introduction to a book of 16 essays:
26 June 2019, received £2,000 as advance upon publication. Hours: 10 hrs. Payment, minus tax owed, donated to the Labour Party
. (Registered 22 July 2019; updated 02 August 2019)
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