Conor McGinn’s voting in Parliament
Conor McGinn is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Conor McGinn’s votes.
Voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2016–2018
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 18 votes against, 5 absences, between 2015–2016
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
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Conor McGinn has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2018
Marriage (Same Sex Couples) (Northern Ireland) (No.2) Bill - 2nd reading – Conor McGinn.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what progress has been made in discussions between the Government, the Mineworkers' Pension Scheme Trustees, Trade Union representatives and others on the Mineworkers' Pension Scheme surplus.
Allegations have been made and it is clear that there was a “misunderstanding about the pairing and voting arrangements”—[Official Report, 22 June 1976; Vol. 915, c. 1361.] Those words were uttered in 1976 from the Government Dispatch Box by the then Prime Minister, James Callaghan, during a similar controversy. He and the then Leader of the Opposition agreed that the only...
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Labour MP for St Helens North
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Conor McGinn campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Education
- Department for Transport
- Home Office
- British Irish Council
- Agriculture: Subsidies
- Jobcentres: Newton-le-Willows
- Social Services: Children and Young People
- Children: Day Care
Currently held offices
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 6 Nov 2017)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)
- Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Sep 2015 to 9 Oct 2016)
- Member, Defence Sub-Committee (8 Sep 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
- Member, Defence Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Conor McGinn’s speeches
- Has received answers to 69 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 69.87% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 18–19 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") 36 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops
’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £1,631.10 and accommodation with a value of £3,000 provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 3 months
Date received: 9 October 2017
- 8 January 2018
Date accepted: 9 October 2017
Donor status: charity, registration 1097482
(Registered 21 November 2017
; updated 01 December 2017
and 09 July 2018
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: ITV
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality at Six Nations
rugby match at Twickenham Stadium
, value £1,198.80
Date received: 17 March 2018
Date accepted: 17 March 2018
Donor status: company, registration 4967001
(Registered 10 April 2018
Name of donor: Racecourse Association Ltd
Address of donor: Winkfield Road, Ascot SL5 7HX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a metal badge entitling the bearer to admittance to certain horse racing meetings in the UK during 2018. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 and £1,000, depending on usage.
Date received: 1 April 2018
Date accepted: 1 April 2018
Donor status: company, registration 93447
(Registered 08 May 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 13 November 2017, flat in London, owned jointly with a family member: (i) and (ii). (Registered 09 November 2017)
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