Daniel Zeichner

MP, Cambridge

Cambridge Labour

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.

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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Profile

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
  • Cycling
  • Roads: Repairs and Maintenance
  • Bus Services
  • Taxis
  • 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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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 369 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.
  • 149 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Daniel Zeichner’s activity
  • 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: 11 Jul 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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