Graham Stringer

MP, Blackley and Broughton

Blackley and Broughton Labour

Graham Stringer’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Graham Stringer sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Graham Stringer generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against a lower voting age, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against a right to remain for EU nationals already in living in the UK, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against more EU integration, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Graham Stringer has quite often rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Leaving the European Union — [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] 19 Nov 2018

    Does the hon. Gentleman accept that, when we include the leaflets arguing the case for remain that the Government sent out, the remain campaign effectively spent twice as much? Those leaflets cost £7 million, doubling the amount spent on the remain campaign.
  • Leaving the European Union — [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] 19 Nov 2018

    I debated with my hon. Friend the Member for Wigan (Lisa Nandy) during the referendum campaign, and we both tried to keep the debate calm and rational. I completely agree that anger, nastiness and calling people names does not help the cause of democracy. Having said that, I disagree completely with her last point. She said that the result of the referendum was for compromise. No, it was...
  • Leaving the European Union — [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] 19 Nov 2018

    The fact is that we had a vote, and it was hard-fought-for. Like many hon. Members on both sides of the House, I had been arguing for a referendum since before I joined Parliament—I was elected in 1997, as was the right hon. Gentleman. Right hon. and hon. Members had been arguing for referendums going back to Maastricht—I voted to have a referendum on Lisbon—and we kept...

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Profile

Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

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

Also represented Manchester, Blackley

Expenses

Topics of interest

Graham Stringer campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Biofuels
  • Renewable Energy: Heating
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bus Services
  • Buses

Currently held offices

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 22 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (25 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (21 Jan 2013 to 24 Feb 2014)
  • Member, Transport Committee (18 Jul 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee (1 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (10 Mar 2008 to 30 Sep 2009)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 10 Mar 2008)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Nov 2006 to 30 Oct 2007)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 7 Dec 2006)
  • Member, Transport Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 6 May 2010)
  • Government Whip (12 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (9 Nov 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Transport Sub-committee (15 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)
  • Member, Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
1 December 2017, received £800 from the Daily Mail, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 March 2018)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys:
5 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
2 February 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
14 March 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
16 April 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
2 June 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 June 2018)
29 June 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 08 August 2018)
13 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 August 2018)
5 September 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 September 2018)
19 September 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 20 September 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1 8RT, for completing opinion surveys:
10 January 2018, payment of £30. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
15 February 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
9 March 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
9 May 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 23 May 2018)
19 June 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 June 2018)
12 July 2018, payment of £70. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 03 August 2018)
2 August 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 03 August 2018)
4 September 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
5 October 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 08 October 2018)
Payments from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing opinion surveys:
29 January 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
6 February 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
20 April 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
30 April 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
28 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
4 September 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 07 September 2018)
5 September 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 20 September 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 October 2015, unremunerated trustee of the Global Warming Policy Foundation, an education charity. (Registered 23 October 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my step-daughter, Eleanor Carr, as Parliamentary Assistant.

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