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Nia Griffith’s voting in Parliament
Nia Griffith is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Nia Griffith’s votes.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
101 votes for, 19 votes against, 31 absences, between 2006–2020
Generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, 4 absences, between 2007–2016
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2017
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
Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
2 votes for, 18 votes against, 7 absences, between 2010–2019
Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.
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Nia Griffith has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
The loss of over 1,400 jobs at Broughton is a devastating blow for the not only workers on site and in the supply chain but the whole economy of north Wales. What discussions has the Secretary of State had recently with Airbus and Welsh Ministers, and when will his Government come forward with a specific sector deal to support the aerospace industry in Wales and across the UK?
Sadly, there are not just sectoral problems for aerospace. With Bridgend now reeling from the INEOS threat to take jobs elsewhere, it is clear that Wales and the UK face fierce international competition. Can the Secretary of State explain what he and his Government are doing to develop a UK-wide industrial strategy and a trade policy that will help to retain, create and attract the new green...
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, when his Department plans to update its website to change references to the National Assembly for Wales to Senedd Cymru - Welsh Parliament.
More of Nia Griffith’s recent appearances
Labour MP for Llanelli
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Nia Griffith campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Ministry of Defence
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Wales Office
- Armed Forces: Housing
- Defence: Modernisation
- Defence: Expenditure
- Departmental Telephone Services
- AWACS: Procurement
Currently held offices
- Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (since 6 Apr 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (6 Oct 2016 to 6 Apr 2020)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (14 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 9 Nov 2015)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (28 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Wales) (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 22 Nov 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Government Equalities Office (13 Nov 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Lord Privy Seal), Leader of the House of Commons (13 Nov 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Home Office (16 Oct 2008 to 13 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), HM Treasury (16 Oct 2008 to 13 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (4 Aug 2008 to 16 Oct 2008)
- Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (9 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (25 Oct 2007 to 4 Aug 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (11 Oct 2007 to 25 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (26 Jul 2007 to 26 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (23 Jul 2007 to 11 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (16 Jul 2007 to 23 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State ), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
- Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (18 Mar 2007 to 3 Aug 2007)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (17 Jul 2006 to 6 Nov 2007)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (17 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (28 Jun 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Aug 2020.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: USDAW
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 for the election campaign
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 31 December 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Smallholding in Carmarthenshire: (i).
10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client
My brother in law, Philip Brady
, is a freelance public relations consultant. (Registered 02 June 2015)
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