Steve Pound

Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland)

Labour MP for Ealing North

Steve Pound’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Steve Pound sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Steve Pound generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Steve Pound has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Battle of Arnhem: 75TH Anniversary 14 Oct 2019

    I am reluctant to interrupt my hon. and gallant Friend, who is making an extraordinarily powerful speech. However, I am extremely grateful to him for mentioning the contribution of the Polish forces, which is very often overlooked. Will he join me in placing on the record our appreciation for the absolute gallantry of the Polish forces? Their nation had been invaded and they were not to...
  • Northern Ireland 7 Oct 2019

    I welcome the Minister to what I believe is one of his first outings on the Front Bench. I understand that he has other territorial responsibilities. We are not unfamiliar with double-jobbing in Northern Ireland, but I think that if anyone can do it, he can, and he is very welcome. It is not usually the convention for the Opposition to speak last, but on this occasion I felt it was...
  • Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 Section 6 30 Sep 2019

    I sense that the Minister is approaching his coda. May I ask him to say whether overseas nationals will be included in the scope of pensions and payments?

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Profile

Labour MP for Ealing North

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

Steve Pound campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • RAF Northolt
  • Forensic Science Service
  • Prison Service
  • Pharmacy
  • Ict

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland) (since 22 Nov 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (6 May 2010 to 21 Nov 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Financial Secretary), HM Treasury (16 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (29 Jan 2008 to 16 Oct 2008)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2007 to 2 Nov 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (28 Jun 2007 to 29 Jan 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Cabinet Office (27 Jun 2006 to 15 Mar 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Minister without Portfolio and Party Chair (8 May 2006 to 27 Jun 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (17 Nov 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (14 Jun 1999 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (1 Jun 1997 to 1 Aug 2001)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Drew University, 99 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LA:
31 October 2018 received £870 for a series of seminars and debates, acting as a political co-ordinator for the autumn semester. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 01 November 2018)
Payments from DODS Group plc, Level 11, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, for speaking at Westminster Explained events. All payments donated to charity. (Registered 15 May 2015; updated 16 March 2017)
9 October 2018, received £150 for an event on 20 September 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2018)
14 November 2018, received £150 for an event on 11 October 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2018)
14 November 2018, received £150 for an event on 30 October 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2018)
14 February 2019, received £150 for an event on 22 January 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2019)
14 February 2019, received £150 for an event on 31 January 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2019)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Maggie Pound, as part-time constituency Caseworker. (Updated 21 May 2015)

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