Alex Cunningham

MP, Stockton North

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Stockton North Labour

Alex Cunningham’s voting in Parliament

Alex Cunningham is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Alex Cunningham sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Alex Cunningham generally voted against equal gay rights, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Alex Cunningham generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes

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Alex Cunningham has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Former Steelworks Site in Redcar — [Mrs Madeleine Moon in the Chair] 14 Nov 2018

    I think the Minister will agree that the major impediment in our way—which, if resolved, could sweep away all that doubt—is the issue of land ownership and the associated legal agreements. When is that going to be resolved?
  • Former Steelworks Site in Redcar — [Mrs Madeleine Moon in the Chair] 14 Nov 2018

    The hon. Lady is giving us a good illustration of why we need big, fast decisions and investment now. I am sure she will agree that Redcar cannot wait 20 years for the Tees valley to secure the good, well-paid jobs that we need. We do not want service jobs; we want good, well-paid jobs like we have had in the past—that needs decisions now.
  • Former Steelworks Site in Redcar — [Mrs Madeleine Moon in the Chair] 14 Nov 2018

    As the Minister is in the room, it is important to acknowledge that we have only two fertiliser plants in the whole UK, one of which is in Stockton North, my constituency. Both plants are run by CF Fertilisers, and both are extremely worried by the Government’s proposals for a post-Brexit carbon tax, which they believe could ruin their business. Will the right hon. Gentleman join me in...

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Labour MP for Stockton North

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Alex Cunningham campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Burma
  • Offshore Industry: Safety
  • Offshore Industry
  • Armed Forces: Education
  • Offshore Industry: Helicopters

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (Pensions) (14 Oct 2016 to 21 Dec 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Education Committee (7 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 27 Jun 2011)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to Stockton North CLP:
3 January 2017, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 02 October 2017)
1 February 2017, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 02 October 2017)
12 April 2017, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 02 October 2017)
22 September 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 02 October 2017)
29 September 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 09 October 2017)
17 November 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 11 December 2017)
5 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 16 April 2018)
2 February 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 16 April 2018)
14 March 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 April 2018)
16 April 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 April 2018)
27 April 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 30 April 2018)
22 May 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 May 2018)
31 May 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 08 June 2018)
23 July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 13 August 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing surveys:
10 January 2018, payment of £30. Hours: 20 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 11 May 2018)
14 February 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. Fee paid direct to Stockton North CLP. (Registered 11 May 2018)
9 March 2018, payment of £30. Hours: 20 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 11 May 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 11 May 2018)
27 March 2018, payment of £30. Hours: 20 mins. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 11 May 2018)
9 May 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid direct to Stockton North CLP. (Registered 11 May 2018)
22 June 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 27 June 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two houses in Stockton on Tees: (i). (Registered 26 May 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my son, John Cunningham, as a Caseworker.

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