Jack Dromey’s voting in Parliament
Jack Dromey is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Jack Dromey’s votes.
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
14 votes for, 11 votes against, 22 absences, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 44 votes against, 8 absences, between 2014–2016
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 2011–2014
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2010
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
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Jack Dromey has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
May I thank the Prime Minister for her leadership at a bleak moment for our country? As the brave guardian of Parliament, Keith Palmer fought for his life yesterday; the hon. Member for Bournemouth East (Mr Ellwood) fought to save his life. May I say of the hon. Gentleman that he is one of Parliament’s finest? In backing our police to defeat terrorism, does the Prime Minister believe...
The Schools Minister has been good enough to agree to meet Erdington headteachers tomorrow. The constituency is rich in talent, but it is one of the poorest in the country. Some 96% of Birmingham’s schools will lose a total of £20 million under the Government’s fair funding formula, yet Surrey gains £17 million, Suffolk gains £10 million, and Windsor and Maidenhead...
Employers have “high expectations”, the college has “good standards”, and young people are “ambassadors” for apprenticeships. That is the verdict of Ofsted on Birmingham Metropolitan College, yet it is one of four colleges in Birmingham— 13 in the west midlands—that have been denied access to the apprenticeship levy and will have to cease...
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Labour MP for Birmingham, Erdington
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Jack Dromey campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Communities and Local Government
- Home Office
- Home Department
- Innovation and Skills
- Work and Pensions
- Housing: Construction
- Planning Permission
- First-time Buyers
- Mortgages: Government Assistance
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Labour) (since 9 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) (7 Oct 2013 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Housing) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Court Collaboration
Address of donor: 122 Colmore Road, Birmingham B3 3BD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 in monthly instalments of £1,000, from 1 November 2016
to 1 April 2017
Donor status: company, registration 09603695
(Registered 15 November 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Sir Trevor Chinn
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Date received: 18 January 2017
Date accepted: 18 January 2017
Donor status: individual
(Registered 02 February 2017
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