Stephen Kinnock’s voting in Parliament
Stephen Kinnock is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Stephen Kinnock’s votes.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 20 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
Generally voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, 1 absence, between 2016–2018
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Stephen Kinnock has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
The Prime Minister keeps advising hon. Members that if they want to know how to keep frictionless trade, they should just read the White Paper, but surely the Salzburg summit taught her that the White Paper was completely and utterly dead in the water. What is her plan B?
The Secretary of State has said that the backstop has to be time-limited. Can he share with the House which particular date he has in mind and how he came to settle on that date?
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Labour MP for Aberavon
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Stephen Kinnock campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Business
- Energy and Industrial Strategy
- Home Office
- Department of Health
- Cabinet Office
- Personal Independence Payment
- Blood: Contamination
- Iron and Steel: Procurement
- Prisons: Port Talbot
- Virgin Media: Swansea
Currently held offices
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)
- Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (23 Oct 2017 to 8 Jan 2018)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (1 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 71 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Stephen Kinnock’s speeches
- Has received answers to 93 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 80.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 139 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 1 Oct 2018.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Community Union
Address of donor: 465c Caledonian Road, London N7 9GX
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000
Date received: 17 May 2018
Date accepted: 17 May 2018
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 25 May 2018)
Name of donor: Policy Network
Address of donor: 2nd Floor, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and meals with a value of £1,031.31
Destination of visit: Canada
Dates of visit: 15-17 September 2017
Purpose of visit: To attend Global Progress 2017.
(Registered 20 October 2017
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
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