A selection of Jessica Morden's votes
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Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
52 votes for, 13 votes against, 25 absences, between 2007–2017
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2010–2016
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 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
Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 7 absences, between 2007–2016
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2007–2016
We have lots more plain English analysis of Jessica Morden’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jessica Morden’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make an assessment of the implications of paragraph 181 of the judgement in the case of Roadchef Employees Benefit Trust Ltd v Ingram Hill 2014 for (a) HM Revenue and Customs and (b) the regulation of employees benefit trusts; and if he will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many universal credit claimants have been referred to the personal budgeting support service in each year since the introduction of universal credit; and what the cost of providing those services was in each such year.
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish the guidance his Department provides to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on dealing with cases where HMRC receives revenue which is deemed to represent unjust enrichment.
More of Jessica Morden’s recent appearances
Former Labour MP for Newport East
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
Jessica Morden campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Severn River Crossing
- Severn River Crossing: Tolls
- Work Capability Assessment
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Committee of Selection (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- PPS (Rt Hon Paul Murphy, Secretary of State), Wales Office (29 Jan 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- Member, Justice Committee (6 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Wales Office (28 Mar 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (21 Nov 2005 to 4 Jun 2007)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (13 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2006)
- Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (11 Jul 2005 to 8 Nov 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jessica Morden’s speeches
- Has received answers to 41 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 73.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 15 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 73 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 156 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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