Andy Burnham campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Andy Burnham’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Andy Burnham’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

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Andy Burnham has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Immigration 5 Sep 2016

    A decade ago, Labour introduced a points-based system for non-EU migration. In the referendum campaign, five of the Home Secretary’s Cabinet colleagues and many Conservative MPs pledged to extend it. As my hon. Friend the Member for Wallasey (Ms Eagle) has said, without consultation or debate, the Prime Minister today ruled that out but failed to tell us what she would do instead. That...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Immigration 5 Sep 2016

    That was a complete non-answer. People at home might wonder why we are getting non-answers on Brexit: it is because the Government told the civil service not to plan for it, hence the confusion we are in. There is one issue that the Minister could clear up today—the status of EU nationals who are already here. The failure to address that is creating uncertainty for families who have...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: European Arrest Warrant 5 Sep 2016

    I, too, welcome the Home Secretary to her first questions, but I do hope we will get better answers than the ones we have just had from the Immigration Minister. I will give it one more go, Mr Speaker, this time on security. Last week, in relation to discussions with the French Government on Calais, a senior Government source briefed The Times that the UK might withdraw co-operation on...

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Profile

Labour MP for Leigh

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Education
  • Transport
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Trade and Industry
  • General Practitioners
  • NHS: Reorganisation
  • Cancer
  • Free Schools
  • Car Insurance

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Home Secretary (since 14 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Education and Election Co-ordinator) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Secretary of State for Health (6 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (25 Jan 2008 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • The Chief Secretary to the Treasury (28 Jun 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
  • Minister of State (Department of Health) (Delivery and Quality) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon David Blunkett, Secretary of State), Home Office (10 Apr 2005 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • PPS (Rt Hon David Blunkett, Secretary of State), Home Office (13 May 2004 to 16 Dec 2004)
  • Member, Health Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 20 Oct 2003)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 38 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Andy Burnham’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 47.02% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 77 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 213 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andy Burnham’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1155 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Mr Graham Nigel Cole
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: interest free loan of £12,227 to cover rental deposit of an office during my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party, 3 June to 10 September 2015. On 24 November 2015, repayment amount donated towards outstanding campaign costs, including two weeks' office rental at £6,981.68.

Date received: 28 May 2015

Date accepted: 28 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 9 June 2015; updated 10 December 2015)
Name of donor: Mr Graham Nigel Cole
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: for June 2015, £14,773 in paying the monthly rental, phone and internet costs of an office during my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 28 May 2015

Date accepted: 28 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 9 June 2015; updated 20 October 2015)
Name of donor: Fostermco Ltd
Address of donor: Regina House, 124 Finchley Road, London NW3 5JS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 12 August 2015

Date accepted: 7 September 2015

Donor status: company, registration 08572386

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Faiz Ul Rasool
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 15 July 2015

Date accepted: 12 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Ashraf Chohan
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 21 July 2015

Date accepted: 17 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Charlie Parsons
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 17 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Sir David Garrard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 7 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Sir Sigmund Sternberg
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 11 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Howard Borrington
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 14 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Mohammed Hamid Husain
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 12 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Robert Young
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 17 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Graham Nigel Cole
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: for August 2015, £16,291 in paying the monthly rental, phone and internet costs of an office during my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 24 August 2015

Date accepted: 21 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Faiz Ul Rasool
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 in purchasing tables at a fundraising dinner for my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 1 September 2015

Date accepted: 21 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Ashraf Chohan
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 in purchasing tables at a fundraising dinner for my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 1 September 2015

Date accepted: 21 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Reza Tabrizi
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,100 in purchasing tables at a fundraising dinner for my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation of 3 September 2015)

Date received: 24 August 2015

Date accepted: 21 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Reza Tabrizi
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,750 in successful bids at a fundraising auction for my campaign for the leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation of 24 August 2015)

Date received: 3 September 2015

Date accepted: 28 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Gurnek Bains
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 27 August 2015

Date accepted: 23 September 2015

Donor status: indvidual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Sir David Garrard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 8 September 2015

Date accepted: 2 October 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Sir Sigmund Sternberg
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 2 September 2015

Date accepted: 28 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Sir Sigmund Sternberg
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 9 September 2015

Date accepted: 28 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Andrew Bentley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 22 September 2015

Date accepted: 2 October 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Kailash Chand Malhotra
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,001 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation of 10 September 2015)

Date received: 20 August 2015

Date accepted: 20 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Dr Kailash Chand Malhotra
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation of 20 August 2015)

Date received: 10 September 2015

Date accepted: 2 October 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Curtain Superstore Blaydon Ltd
Address of donor: 2-4 Tundry Way, Chainbridge Industrial Estate, Blaydon Gateshead NE21 5SJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 8 September 2015

Date accepted: 2 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration 06493688

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Flanagan Group Ltd
Address of donor: 44 Hall Lane, Walton, Liverpool L9 0EX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 14 September 2015

Date accepted: 2 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration 04018281

(Registered 16 October 2015)
Name of donor: Lord Waheed Alli
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £11,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 15 October 2015

Date accepted: 22 October 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 27 October 2015)
Name of donor: LionLike Management Ltd
Address of donor: 645 Warrington Road, Rainhill, Merseyside L35 4LY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for the Labour candidacy for Mayor of Greater Manchester

Date received: 9 June 2016

Date accepted: 4 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7211285

(Registered 04 July 2016)
Name of donor: Gabriel Scally
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for the Labour candidacy for Mayor of Greater Manchester

Date received: 3 June 2016

Date accepted: 27 June 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2016)
Name of donor: Quatro Public Relations Ltd
Address of donor: Leigh Saxton Green LLP, Mutual House, 70 Conduit Street, London W1S 2GF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Secondment of one member of staff, between 31 May and 5 August 2016, to support my campaign for the Labour candidacy for Mayor of Greater Manchester. The gross value of the full ten week secondment is £12,370.24.

Date received: 31 May 2016 to 5 August 2016

Date accepted: 31 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 06056821

(Registered 06 July 2016)
Name of donor: Dr Kailash Chand Malhotra
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support my campaign for the Labour candidacy for Mayor of Greater Manchester

Date received: 6 July 2016

Date accepted: 6 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 July 2016)
Name of donor: Gabriel Scally
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for the Labour candidacy for Mayor of Greater Manchester

Date received: 2 August 2016

Date accepted: 2 August 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 August 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: England Rugby 2015 Ltd
Address of donor: Webb Ellis House, Rugby Road, Twickenham TW1 1DZ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to the England v Uruguay Rugby World Cup match at the Etihad Stadium; individual ticket value £250 plus £100 hospitality, total £700

Date received: 10 October 2015

Date accepted: 10 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration 06777896

(Registered 19 October 2015; updated 26 October 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 29 June 2012)

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