Jon Cruddas

MP, Dagenham and Rainham

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Dagenham and Rainham Labour

Jon Cruddas’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Jon Cruddas sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2018

Recent appearances

  • UK Automotive Industry: Job Losses — [Mr Peter Bone in the Chair] 22 May 2018

    As has been mentioned, this sector has been one of Britain’s greatest manufacturing success stories, providing thousands of jobs and a major contribution to our country’s economic growth. The story of my own constituency’s past cannot be told without an understanding of the sector, dominated by Ford’s Dagenham plant, which at its height employed some 40,000 workers....
  • Forensic Science Regulator Bill: Dagenham Diesel Engine Production 27 Apr 2018

    It is good to see you, Mr Deputy Speaker. I rise to make the case for modern diesel engine production at the Ford Dagenham plant and to support the men and women who work there. The Dagenham plant has a proud history. It was built in 1929 and proved vital to our war effort. The factory was turned over to producing Bren gun carriers, vans, Army trucks and winches. It produced 34,000 Merlin...
  • Forensic Science Regulator Bill: Dagenham Diesel Engine Production 27 Apr 2018

    I support precisely what the hon. Gentleman has said; indeed, I was going to mention those 1,000 job losses and cover some of the issues he has raised in my remarks. The number of 3,000 at the Dagenham plant sits alongside 1,500 UK engineers dedicated to the development of Ford’s latest and future clean powertrain technology. The total turnover stands at some £1.75 billion....

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Labour MP for Dagenham and Rainham

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

Also represented Dagenham

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Topics of interest

Jon Cruddas campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Justice
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education and Skills
  • Prisons: Barking and Dagenham
  • Thames Gateway
  • Allergies
  • Minimum Wage
  • Post Offices

Other offices held in the past

  • Policy Review Coordinator (13 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (10 Sep 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 3 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Jon Cruddas’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 78.57% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 132 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jon Cruddas’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 74 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jul 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 23 February 2017, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 12 June 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 29 September 2017, payment of 150. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 17 November 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 06 December 2017)
Received on 5 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
Received on 2 February 2018, payment £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
Received on 14 March 2018, payment £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
Received on 14 April 2018, payment £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
Received on 22 May 2018, payment £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Rd London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 20 Dec 2017, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 January 2018)
Payment from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 14 February 2017, payment of £20. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 22 March 2017, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 25 April 2017, payment of £20. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 28 May 2017, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 26 July 2017, payment of £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 4 October 2017, payment of £40. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 7 November 2017, payment of £40. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 8 November 2017, payment of £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 November 2017)
Received on 17 November 2017, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 06 December 2017)
Received on 20 December 2017, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2018)
From September 2017, Adjunct Associate Professor in British Government and Politics at Richmond University (the American International University in London), for one semester. Address: Queen’s Road Richmond-upon-Thames TW10 6JP.
25 September 2017, received £590. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 06 December 2017)
25 October 2017, received £365.65. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 06 December 2017)
24 October 2017, received £365.75. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 06 December 2017)
20 December 2017, received £404.40. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 17 January 2018)
23 March 2018, received £516.15. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 05 June 2018)
25 April 2018, received £519.18. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 05 June 2018)
25 May 2018, received £518.18. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 05 June 2018)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 for election campaigning

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: CWU
Address of donor: 150 The Broadway, London, SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards a direct mail prior to the short campaign

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Martin Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for election campaigning

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: CARE (Christian Action Research and Education)
Address of donor: 53 Romney Street, London SW1P 3RF

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Services of a voluntary intern for four days a week between October 2017 and July 2018, who will receive a bursary of £7,700 as a member of CARE’s educational Leadership Programme.

Date received: 9 October 2017 - July 2018

Date accepted: 9 October 2017

Donor status: charity, registration 1066963

(Registered 23 November 2017)

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