Jon Ashworth’s voting in Parliament
Jon Ashworth is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.
This is a selection of Jon Ashworth’s votes.
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 11 votes against, 1 absence, between 2013–2016
Voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 7 absences, between 2011–2016
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 32 votes against, 11 absences, between 2013–2016
Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2011
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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. The House may well not have seen that another issue has just broken in the news, which is that more than 48,000 women have not received correspondence regarding cervical screening appointments and have gone without correspondence regarding cervical screening results, 500 of which, apparently, were abnormal results. This the latest failing of Capita, and Capita...
I thank the Secretary of State for advance sight of his statement. We welcome his remarks on the use of medicinal cannabis and on the appalling, barbaric abuses of those with learning disabilities and autism, by which we have all been shocked. I understand his point about the review and about asking NHS England to carry out some work, but is it not time that these institutions were closed...
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Labour/Co-operative MP for Leicester South
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2011 — Byelection
Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015
Topics of interest
Jon Ashworth campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department of Health
- Cabinet Office
- HM Treasury
- Innovation and Skills
- Press: Subscriptions
- Freedom of Information
- Anti-corruption Summit
- Government Procurement Card
Currently held offices
- Shadow Secretary of State for Health (since 9 Jan 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Health (7 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Shadow Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office) (14 Sep 2015 to 7 Oct 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (7 Oct 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 29 Oct 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: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,666.38 received by my CLP
to cover the cost of 2017 Christmas cards and postage
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 13 February 2018
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Hospital Caterers Association
Address of donor: Progressive House, 2 Maidstone Road, Sidcup DA14 5HZ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Travel associated with the Hospital Caterers’ Association National Leadership and Development Forum 2018 in Newport, total value £426
Date received: 12 April 2018
Date accepted: 12 April 2018
Donor status: unincorporated association
(Registered 25 April 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Policy Network
and Communications Ltd
Address of donor: 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £699.07; hotel £301.39; meals £150; total value £1,150.46.
Destination of visit: Montreal, Canada
Dates of visit: 15 - 17 September 2017
Purpose of visit: To attend and participate in the Global Progress Summit Symposium 2017 with international leading politicians, academics and policymakers.
(Registered 19 October 2017
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