Daniel Zeichner campaigned to remain in the European Union
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Daniel Zeichner’s voting in Parliament
Daniel Zeichner is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
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Daniel Zeichner generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against.
Daniel Zeichner generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will take steps to ensure that UK researchers have the same level of funding as before the EU referendum.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the suitability of proposed new innovation finance products for life sciences research and development and other high-risk innovation sectors.
It is a pleasure to follow my hon. Friend the Member for St Helens South and Whiston (Marie Rimmer) and my constituency neighbour the hon. Member for South Cambridgeshire (Heidi Allen). I am sure the hon. Lady agrees with me when I say that housing in Cambridge is now fearsomely expensive. The price of a terraced house in Cambridge is almost £500,000, and the average rent is twice the...
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Labour MP for Cambridge
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
- Department for Transport
- Department of Health
- Department for Environment
- Food and Rural Affairs
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Home Office
- Roads: Repairs and Maintenance
- Bus Services
- Cycling: Finance
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Transport) (since 18 Sep 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (13 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 75 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Daniel Zeichner’s speeches
- Has received answers to 371 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 78.19% 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") 61 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.
1. Employment and earnings
8 July 2015
, received £200 from Ipsos MORI
, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing a survey. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 12 August 2015
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire
& Sons, HSBC
, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, and Arup)
Address of donor: House of Commons
, London SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £1,872.02, accommodation £404.78, domestic transport £179.13, food and drink £205.06, meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire), £322.27, other (inc. transaction and cash withdrawal fees) £15.39; total £2,998.65
Destination of visit: China (Beijing, Shenyang and Dalian)
Date of visit: 19-25 September 2015
Purpose of visit: to maintain and strengthen relations between the UK Parliament
and the National People’s Congress of China; to learn about and support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen the knowledge and understanding of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 08 October 2015
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Pettitts Ltd; management for the shared freehold flats of which I am a resident. (Registered 04 June 2015
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