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: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Royal Assent: NHS Outsourcing and Privatisation 23 May 2018

    For now, NHS trusts remain the sole shareholder in their wholly owned subsidiary companies—yes, just for now—but those subsidiary companies will be easier to sell in future. The trusts have established those subsidiaries with long contracts under the misguided impression that such contracts protect the trust and the employees. What the trusts do not acknowledge is that the current...
  • International Trade: Leaving the EU: Preferential Market Access 17 May 2018

    What steps he is taking to ensure that the UK maintains preferential market access to those countries with which it currently has such access as a member of the EU after leaving the EU.
  • International Trade: Leaving the EU: Preferential Market Access 17 May 2018

    The REACH—registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals—regulations that govern production and other standards are critical to countless chemical companies in my Stockton North constituency and beyond for trade across the world. Will the Minister update the House on the progress to retain them when we leave the EU?

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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
  • Lead: Ammunition

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: 14 May 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)
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)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: UNISON
Address of donor: 140-150 Pilgrim St, Newcastle NE1 6TH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 23 June 2017)
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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