Daniel Zeichner

MP, Cambridge

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Cambridge Labour

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.

However, Daniel Zeichner sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Daniel Zeichner has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Middle Level Bill: Revival 17 Oct 2017

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Torbay (Kevin Foster). Given that I come from Cambridge, Mr Deputy Speaker, you may well wonder what my interest in the Middle Level is. The answer is that the river network is connected to the River Cam. My attention was drawn to the Bill when I was contacted by a constituent, Eleanor Lad. I will briefly relay her comments, which express my...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: UK Visas and Immigration 16 Oct 2017

    What recent assessment her Department has made of the performance of UK Visas and Immigration.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: UK Visas and Immigration 16 Oct 2017

    I have a number of constituents who have family members who have applied for visas, submitted their passports and then endured very long delays—in some cases of many months—without their passports, so in effect they are trapped, unable to travel. What is UKVI going to do about those cases?

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Labour MP for Cambridge

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

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Topics of interest

Daniel Zeichner campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Home Office
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Bus Services
  • Cycling
  • Taxis
  • Cycling: Finance
  • Roads: Repairs and Maintenance

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (18 Sep 2015 to 29 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (13 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 69 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Daniel Zeichner’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 155 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 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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.
  • 142 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Daniel Zeichner’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 117 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
30 January 2017, payment of £200 for completing Winter 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 March 2017)
3 August 2017, payment of £200 for completing Summer 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 September 2017)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing online surveys:
8 January 2016, payment of £50 for December 2015 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
18 March 2016, payment of £30 for January 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
30 March 2016, payment of £20 for February 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
12 May 2016, payment of £80 for April 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
23 June 2016, payment of £40 for May 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
28 June 2016, payment of £10 for June 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
10 August 2016, payment of £80 for July 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
17 November 2016, payment of £25 for September 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
24 November 2016, payment of £60 for October 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 January 2017)
13 December 2016, payment of £60 for a research survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 March 2017)
14 December 2016, payment of £60 for November 2016 Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 March 2017)
22 December 2016, payment of £25 for December 2016 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 20 March 2017)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P 3JA, for completing parliamentary panel surveys:
21 January 2016, payment of £75 for November 2015 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
24 March 2016, payment of £75 for January 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
15 April 2016, additional payment of £25 for January 2016 Survey. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 04 January 2017)
16 May 2016, payment of £75 for February 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
18 July 2016, payment of £75 for April 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
6 October 2016, payment of £75 for May 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
12 October 2016, payment of £75 for June 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
9 December 2016, payment of £75 for October 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 January 2017)
14 December 2016, payment of £50 for a survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 20 March 2017)
21 December 2016, payment of £50 for a survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 20 March 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Joan Whitehead
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: David Cleevely
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Rosalind Cleevely
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unison
Address of donor: 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unison
Address of donor: 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
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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