Rosie Winterton

MP, Doncaster Central

Doncaster Central Labour

Rosie Winterton campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Rosie Winterton’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Rosie Winterton’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes

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Rosie Winterton has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • NHS and Social Care Funding 11 Jan 2017

    The debate so far has shown the huge level of concern from the public and NHS staff about the crisis in the NHS and social care. The hon. Member for Totnes (Dr Wollaston) reflected some of the views of the Select Committee, but I ask all Government Members to take those concerns seriously and not to dismiss them. All hon. Members must surely be receiving representations from staff and...
  • NHS and Social Care Funding 11 Jan 2017

    I do not agree with the hon. Gentleman. The four-hour target led to much better diagnoses and much improved provision of the type of treatment that people needed, as well as better interaction with communities. And I want to come on to that point because the Secretary of State has been trying—perhaps the hon. Gentleman is guilty of this as well—to separate the target for A&E...
  • NHS and Social Care Funding 11 Jan 2017

    I give way to the hon. Lady, who I know has some experience of this.

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Labour MP for Doncaster Central

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Home Department
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Electoral Commission Committee
  • Education
  • East Coast Railway Line: Rolling Stock
  • Local Enterprise Partnerships
  • Electoral Register: Doncaster
  • Schools: Doncaster
  • Roads: Doncaster

Currently held offices

  • Member, House of Commons Commission (since 31 Oct 2016)
  • Chair, Finance Committee (Commons) (since 26 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 26 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (17 Oct 2016 to 26 Oct 2016)
  • Opposition Chief Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (23 Jun 2010 to 26 Jan 2011)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Women) (28 Feb 2010 to 30 Oct 2010)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (12 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Regional Economic Development and Co-ordination); (also in the Department for Communities and Local Government) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Local Government) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Pensions Reform) and Minister (Yorkshire and the Humber) (5 Oct 2008 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • Minister of State (Regional Affairs) (Yorkshire and the Humber) (10 Jan 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Transport) (29 Jun 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • The Minister of State, Department of Health (13 Jun 2003 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department) (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rosie Winterton’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 71.87% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 57 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 88 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rosie Winterton’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 649 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flight, hotel and accommodation with an estimated value of £1,296

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 8-10 September 2016

Purpose of visit: Invited by HM Government of Gibraltar for National Day celebrations.

(Registered 23 November 2016)
Name of donor: (1) Kar Group (2) Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: (1) Apartment 8, 1st Floor, Building J, Naz City, Erbil, Iraq (2) KRG UK Representation, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights and hotel with a value of £3,400 (2) Internal security and transport with a value of £516

Destination of visit: Erbil, Slemani and Mosul, Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Dates of visit: 3-9 November 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet senior political leaders including the Prime Minister, Ministers, the UK acting Consul-General, also the Iraqi Army and the Peshmerga, and to visit camps for internally displaced people.

(Registered 23 November 2016)
Name of donor: (1) Labour Friends of Israel (2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Travel and accommodation with a value of £1,500 (2) Hospitality with a value of £125.

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian Territories

Dates of visit: 14-17 November 2016

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit. Meeting with Israeli and Palestinian co-existence campaigners, politicians, academics, journalists and diplomats.

(Registered 28 November 2016)

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