Alex Cunningham

MP, Stockton North

Stockton North Labour

Alex Cunningham campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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.

Recent appearances

  • NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans 14 Sep 2016

    I met a young surgeon at my north-east hospital in a personal capacity last week. She was excellent and caring and was clear in what she had to explain to me. She was so dedicated that it made me proud that she worked for the NHS. I was not proud, however, to hear about the facilities with which she has to work following the cancellation of our new hospital project in 2010 by the Tory-Lib Dem...
  • NHS Sustainability and Transformation Plans 14 Sep 2016

    Freedom of information requests have also uncovered the substantial role of the private sector in formulating these plans. GE Healthcare Finnamore, for example, is advising STPs across the south-west, and I have no doubt that work is under way for it to get larger slices of the action in the future. In the name of transparency, does my hon. Friend agree that all their boards should publish...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister 14 Sep 2016

    On Monday, the parliamentary advisory group on carbon capture and storage published a report about the potential of CCS to create thousands of jobs, save the country billions of pounds, and play a major role in meeting the UK’s emission reduction targets. CCS is critical to Teesside, so will the Prime Minister tell the House when the Government will publish their long-awaited new strategy?

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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

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Burma
  • Offshore Industry
  • Armed Forces: Education
  • Lead: Ammunition
  • Offshore Industry: Safety

Other offices held in the past

  • 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: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
19 August 2016, £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing Summer 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to Stockton North CLP. (Registered 19 August 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: BASF
Address of donor: BASF SE, ZOA/S - C100, 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £225.74 and hotel £101.64, total £327.38

Destination of visit: Ludwigshafen, Germany

Date of visit: 21-22 July 2016

Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit to BASF production site organised by the Industry and Parliament Trust.

(Registered 28 July 2016)
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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