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.
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2017
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
2 votes for, 1 vote against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 6 votes against, between 2010–2017
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, 15 votes against, 2 absences, between 2012–2014
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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017
I am sure the Leader of the House will be interested to know that the Culture, Place and Policy Institute at Hull University is today releasing its preliminary evaluation of Hull city of culture, which brought to the city £300 million of tourism value and 800 new jobs. More than nine out of 10 residents engaged in at least one cultural activity, and 56,000 children and young people...
Restoring the ESOL funding that has been cut since 2010 would be a really big way of improving integration. I was really pleased to see the Secretary of State for Education on the Treasury Bench during the statement, because I have a question about home education. Will the Secretary of State say a little bit more about the approach that he thinks is likely to be adopted? The last time that...
I welcome the Prime Minister’s statement and the actions that she has outlined. She said that there was a need for a new targeted power to detain at the UK border those suspected of hostile state action. Many of us will be surprised that we do not already have that power. Is there a plan to bring forward emergency legislation so that such a power could be put in place quickly?
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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, 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: 5 Mar 2018.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI
, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
3 March 2017
, received £200 for completing a survey in December 2016
. Hours: 60 mins. £120 of fee donated to local charity. (Registered 16 March 2017)
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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