Diana R. Johnson’s voting in Parliament
Diana R. Johnson is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Diana R. Johnson’s votes.
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 19 votes against, 4 absences, between 2010–2015
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 45 votes against, 7 absences, between 2014–2016
Generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
1 vote for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2011
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 10 votes against, 2 absences, between 2013–2016
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Last updated: 23 May 2018
I, too, join in the comments that have made about the remarkable work of Bishop James Jones—not only in this important report, but on Hillsborough and on mediating with the Government last summer about moving the contaminated blood inquiry away from the Department of Health. I seek an assurance from the Secretary of State about the approach that Bishop Jones has put forward, which is...
One thing that the Secretary of State has managed to do is to unite those on both sides of the Pennines—which is actually quite remarkable—in our view that it is time for him to go. Lancashire and Yorkshire do not normally get on that well, but we are united in this regard. Ministers will know that in recent weeks the great newspapers of the north have been united on their front...
The Home Secretary says that he wants a system that works. I am bit concerned about the role of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs in the light of what has happened in recent days. Is it still fit for purpose?
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Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull North
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Diana R. Johnson campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Department
- Department of Health
- Home Office
- Ministry of Justice
- Blood: Contamination
- Forensic Science
Currently held offices
- Member, Draft Health Service Safety Investigation Bill (Joint Committee) (since 17 Apr 2018)
- Member, Health and Social Care Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Health) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Schools) (9 Jun 2009 to 13 May 2010)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Stephen Timms, Chief Secretary), HM Treasury (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Mr Stephen Timms, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 5 Dec 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers’ Union North East Region,
Address of donor: 6 Concept Court, Kettlestring Lane, Clifton Moor, York YO30 4XF
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: postal franking valued at £2,036
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 07 July 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
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