Rushanara Ali

MP, Bethnal Green and Bow

Bethnal Green and Bow Labour

Rushanara Ali campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Rushanara Ali’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Rushanara Ali’s votes.

  • Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes

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Rushanara Ali has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Profile

Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow

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

Topics of interest

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Burma
  • Syria
  • Private Sector
  • Unemployment: Young People
  • Overseas Aid: Private Sector

Currently held offices

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (24 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 26 Sep 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley KT24 6QX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: in attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2016 Conference, food, accommodation and transport; total £1,414

Date received: 14-16 January 2016

Date accepted: 14 January 2016

Donor status: company, registration 06913437

(Registered 10 February 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Counterpoint Global
Address of donor: Counterpoint, Somerset House, New Wing, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): food, accommodation and transport with a total value of £950

Destination of visit: Florence, Italy

Date of visit: 6–8 March 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend and speak at the Bridges Project Conference 2015/2016.

(Registered 26 April 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two residential properties in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 16 September 2014)

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