Judith Cummins

MP, Bradford South

Bradford South Labour

Judith Cummins’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Judith Cummins sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Judith Cummins generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Energy Prices 16 Mar 2017

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for North Ayrshire and Arran (Patricia Gibson). Bradford is a proud city, but it faces its share of challenges. Many in Bradford endure poverty despite being in paid work. In-work poverty is rife. Despite working long hours week-in, week-out, pay-packets simply do not meet the basic necessities. One such basic necessity is how to pay gas and...
  • Royal Assent: Business of the House 16 Mar 2017

    I am sure that I am not the only Member of this House to be disappointed that the Chancellor made no mention of extra police funding in his Budget statement last week. Cuts to frontline policing in Bradford South have been profound, with 75 fewer officers engaged in neighbourhood policing today than in 2012. Will the Leader of the House allocate time for a debate on this important issue?
  • Amendment of the Law 8 Mar 2017

    The Budget is remarkable for what it fails to mention. I listened carefully to the Chancellor’s statement, and was really worried not to hear a single mention of policing. Funding increases for the police were a staple of previous Budgets. Under the previous Labour Government, we witnessed strong investment in the police; consequently, in many areas crime fell to the lowest levels in...

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Labour MP for Bradford South

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

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Topics of interest

Judith Cummins campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Transport
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Dental Services: Children
  • Railways: Bradford
  • Employment and Support Allowance: Bradford South
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Schools: Mental Health Services

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Judith Cummins’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — 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 68.35% 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") 23 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From August 2015 until July 2016, a house in Leeds (i). (Registered 26 May 2016; updated 24 January 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Until May 2016, Councillor, Leeds City Council. I drew no allowances after 18 June 2015. (Registered 20 July 2015; updated 24 January 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my husband, Mark Cummins, as a Senior Researcher. (Registered 16 May 2016)

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