Jessica Morden’s voting in Parliament
Jessica Morden is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Jessica Morden’s votes.
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
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
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, between 2011–2016
Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 7 absences, between 2007–2016
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 4 votes against, between 2010–2016
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.
Jessica Morden has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 8 Feb 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the political situation in the Republic of Congo.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when her Department will complete its internal review of health and safety advice to schools; when she plans to publish revised advice on school trips and travel; and whether that advice will take into account risks posed by poor driver accommodation and driver fatigue.
I congratulate my hon. Friend on his new grandchild. He referred to a previous debate in December, when I and other hon. Members here today pointed out that an elephant is killed nearly every 15 minutes, so since that debate, more than 5,000 more elephants might have been killed. Does he agree that time is of the essence?
More of Jessica Morden’s recent appearances
Labour MP for Newport East
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General 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
Currently held offices
- Member, Committee of Selection (since 10 Feb 2016)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)
- Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (since 16 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- 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)
Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this
Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely,
on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.
This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety
of sources. Voting information from