Ed Miliband’s voting in Parliament
Ed Miliband is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Ed Miliband’s votes.
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
13 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 14 votes against, 3 absences, between 2012–2014
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
50 votes for, 9 votes against, 32 absences, between 2006–2017
Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
8 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2007–2016
Generally voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, 8 absences, between 2008–2016
Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 5 absences, between 2013–2016
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Last updated: 19 Apr 2017
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies, New York
), 285 Mercer St, 7th floor, New York, NY 10003:
Fee of £801.01 expected for attending and speaking at the NYU conference on Referendums and Democratic Politics in New York between 1 and 5 November 2016
. Hours: 6 hrs. NYU also provided flights and accommodation. (Registered 29 November 2016)
19 March 2017
, received £400 for attending and speaking at an NYU roundtable in London. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2017)
Name of donor: Andreas Papandreou Foundation
Address of donor: 87 Piraeus Avenue, 10553, Athens, Greece
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): accommodation, subsistence and return transport from airport to hotel; approx. value £650
Destination of visit: Kos, Greece
Date of visit: 10-15 July 2016
Purpose of visit: participation in Symi Symposium - Exodus: Population movements in a changing world.
(Registered 28 July 2016)
Name of donor: Max Planck Sciences Po
Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies - Sciences Po
Address of donor: 27 rue Saint-Guillaume, 75337 Paris, Cedex 07, France
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, subsistence and transport from station to hotel for myself and a member of staff; approx. value £1,434
Destination of visit: Paris, France
Dates of visit: 7-8 October 2016
Purpose of visit: Participation in roundtable discussion and lecture on Brexit at Sciences Po University.
(Registered 31 October 2016)
Name of donor: International Department
of CPC Central Committee
Address of donor: No. 4 Fuxing Road, Beijing, China 100860I
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): return flights, accommodation (for three nights), some subsistence and transport to and from airport in Chongqing, approximate total value £4,771
Destination of visit: Chongqing, China
Dates of visit: 12-16 October 2016
Purpose of visit: Participation in conference of G20
countries for ‘The Party
and the World Dialogue 2016’.
(Registered 09 November 2016)
From 15 September 2016
, unremunerated director of Political Quarterly Publishing Company Ltd. (Registered 12 October 2016)
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