Jo Stevens

MP, Cardiff Central

Cardiff Central Labour

Jo Stevens’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Jo Stevens sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jo Stevens generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Jo Stevens generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Jo Stevens’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Jo Stevens’s full vote analysis page for more.

Jo Stevens has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Neonicotinoids: EU Law 24 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many applications for the use of neonicotinoid pesticides her Department plans to make to the European Commission during the next 42 months; and how many such applications have been made from the UK in the last (a) 12 and (b) 24 months.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Deportation 20 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people have been deported after applying for indefinite leave to remain who had previously been given leave to remain in the UK as unaccompanied minors under the 1951 Refugee Convention since 2010.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Midwives: Retirement 20 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 28 February 2017 to Question 65308, how many midwives left employment in the NHS in England because they had reached retirement age in each of the last 10 years for which figures are available.

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Labour MP for Cardiff Central

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Jo Stevens campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Wales Office
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department of Health
  • Community Rehabilitation Companies
  • Reoffenders
  • Wales Office: Christmas
  • Prisoners: Radicalism
  • Prison Sentences

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 13 Mar 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (6 Oct 2016 to 27 Jan 2017)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (13 Jan 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (7 Jan 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Committee on Privileges (28 Oct 2015 to 21 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (9 Sep 2015 to 21 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jo Stevens’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 107 written questions in the last year — well 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 73.23% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 75 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jo Stevens’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 40 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Prior to my election, I practised as a solicitor and was part owner and director of a solicitors firm, Thompsons Solicitors LLP, Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LW, a limited liability partnership. I resigned on 8 May 2015. Between May 2015 and February 2018, I will receive profit share payments attributable to the period up to my departure from the practice. (Registered 5 June 2015; updated 26 October 2015)

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