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

  • Charter for Budget Responsibility 20 Jul 2016

    I welcome the right hon. Gentleman to his position. I also welcome the Financial Secretary to her position, and I believe that the Exchequer’s gain is the Department of Health’s loss. The Chief Secretary talks about this country being the place to do business. He heard me talk about carbon capture and storage in an earlier intervention. Will the Government now commit to doing more...
  • Charter for Budget Responsibility 20 Jul 2016

    This is all very technical, but politics is about people. I was told today that unemployment in my constituency is higher than it was this time last year and remains more than double the UK average. Stockton Council, the Tees Valley local enterprise partnership and local companies are doing their bit, but our people are suffering more under the Government’s austerity measures. Is it...
  • Charter for Budget Responsibility 20 Jul 2016

    Energy-intensive industries are also concerned about the lack of planning in the country. They are extremely anxious about the future of emissions trading schemes inside and outside the EU, and many are desperate for British Government action to ensure that they can stay in business in the longer term. They want action on crippling carbon taxes now, and after we leave the EU. Does my hon....

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Labour MP for Stockton North

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

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: 11 Jul 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £200 for Summer 2015 survey, made directly to constituency party. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 July 2015)
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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