Melanie Onn’s voting in Parliament
Melanie Onn is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Melanie Onn’s votes.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
34 votes for, 7 votes against, 14 absences, between 2017–2018
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 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
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 20 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
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Melanie Onn has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
I am sure that the right hon. Lady is an avid reader of the Grimsby Telegraph, as everybody in the House will be—if not, they should be—and will have seen this week a really dreadful story about an attack on police officers. A young man of 25, Josse Jackson, has been sentenced to 12 weeks for attacking two police officers, including a policewoman, spitting blood-filled spit at...
Thank you very much, Mr Deputy Speaker; that was unexpected—I thought I was in trouble. I have to say, I am a little disappointed with the Minister. This is such a sensitive and incredibly important issue; a little more contrition at the Dispatch Box really would not have gone amiss. I am pleased, however, about the Department’s acceptance that where there are errors on its part,...
Oh no, you’re Welsh! [Laughter.]
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Labour MP for Great Grimsby
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Melanie Onn campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for Education
- Children: Day Care
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Mortgages: Interest Payments
- Fisheries: Iceland
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (Housing) (since 9 Jan 2018)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)
- Member, Procedure Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Housing) (3 Jul 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Member, Procedure Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 89 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Melanie Onn’s speeches
- Has received answers to 83 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 79.42% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below 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") 142 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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