Jim McMahon’s voting in Parliament
Jim McMahon is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.
This is a selection of Jim McMahon’s votes.
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, 3 absences, in 2016
Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
40 votes for, 8 votes against, 15 absences, between 2016–2019
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Jim McMahon has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2019
This has been an inspiring debate. The world is a cynical place at the moment, and all the Brexit debates highlight just how divided this House can be, but when we talk about the fabric of our communities and what makes them the places they are, there is a real glow from MPs. I pay tribute to all Members who have spoken today, and in particular my hon. Friend the Member for Barnsley East...
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Labour/Co-operative MP for Oldham West and Royton
Entered the House of Commons on 4 December 2015 — Byelection
Party was Labour until 3 May 2017
Topics of interest
Jim McMahon campaigned to remain in the European Union
- HM Treasury
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for Education
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Cabinet Office
- Local Government Finance
- Local Government: Devolution
- Public Sector: Oldham
- Bus Services: Greater Manchester
- Jobcentres: Oldham
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Housing, Communities and Local Government) (Devolution) (since 9 Jan 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Devolution) (9 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (7 Mar 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd
Address of donor: The Garden House, Water End, York YO30 6WQ
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Starting on 10 January 2018, £19,000 paid in four quarterly instalments to the Labour Party
, for a part time staff member and operational budget to help promote cross party support for votes at 16 and develop a public campaign.
Donor status: company, registration 357963
(Registered 02 February 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Oldham: (i). (Registered 08 January 2016)
From 1 November 2017 to 31 October 2019, a member of the Fabian Society
's Executive. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 01 November 2017)
From 1 May 2018, Member of the Co-operative Party National Executive Committee. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 21 May 2018)
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