Jon Cruddas

Labour MP for Dagenham and Rainham

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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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Jon Cruddas has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Petition - Rail Link to Fleetwood: Taxi and Private Hire Licensing Reform 3 Oct 2019

    I must put on record my hon. Friend’s extraordinary work since becoming an MP on the regulation of the taxi industry. Does he agree that it is a democratic right that Transport for London and the Mayor should have the power to set—and, if necessary, limit—the number of private hire vehicles on London’s streets?
  • Backbench Business: Internet of Things: Regulation — [Mike Gapes in the Chair] 3 Oct 2019

    I, too, look forward to hearing the Minister’s response to all those questions in a few minutes’ time. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Newcastle upon Tyne Central (Chi Onwurah) on securing the debate, which covers some of the most challenging issues that society— indeed, humanity—will face over the coming years, many of which are rarely discussed in Parliament. Her...
  • Backbench Business: Internet of Things: Regulation — [Mike Gapes in the Chair] 3 Oct 2019

    That is bang on. For many in silicon valley, that confidence in the potential of technology goes hand in hand with a widespread libertarianism. As the role of technology and profit margin expands, so the role of the state should contract. My hon. Friend did not mention those who come at the issues from a transhumanist approach. Modern transhumanism asserts that technological change creates...

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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
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • 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 9 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Jon Cruddas’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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 78.92% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 84 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 23 July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 October 2018)
Received on 27 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 October 2018)
Received on 18 January 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 September 2019)
Received on 29 March 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 September 2019)
Received on 28 May 2019, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 September 2019)
Received on 26 July 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 September 2019)
Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Rd London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 1 October 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 October 2018)
Payment from YouGov plc, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys. All fees donated to charity:
Received on 30 July 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 October 2018)
Received on 28 August 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 October 2018)
Received on 22 November 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 December 2018)
Received on 7 December 2018, payment of £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 December 2018)
Received on 15 January 2019, payment of £70. Hours 1 hr. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 7 February 2019, payment of £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 6 March 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 2 April 2019, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 13 May 2019, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 24 June 2019, payment of £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 July 2019)
Received on 22 July 2019, payment £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 July 2019)
Received on 16 august 2019, payment of £40. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 September 2019)
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 2018, received £410.64. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 17 October 2018)
23 October 2018, received £410.24. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 17 December 2018)
25 November 2018, received £410.24. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 17 December 2018)
25 January 2019, received £333.28. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 28 January 2019)
25 February 2019, received £333.28. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 04 March 2019)
25 March 2019, received £333.68. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2019)
12 August 2019, received £2,114. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2019)
4 July 2019, payment of £370.02 from the Guardian/Observer, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU, for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 24 July 2019)

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