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Stephen Morgan’s voting in Parliament
Stephen Morgan is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a random selection of Stephen Morgan’s votes.
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
0 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, in 2020.
Voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2020.
Voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2020.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
44 votes for, 4 votes against, 12 absences, between 2017–2020.
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2018–2019.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2020.
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It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Dowd. I thank the hon. Members for Thurrock (Jackie Doyle-Price), for Penistone and Stocksbridge (Miriam Cates), and my hon. Friend the Member for Canterbury (Rosie Duffield) for securing this important debate. We have had a range of views and insights from Members today. The hon. Member for Penistone and Stocksbridge spoke about the...
I will make progress because I am conscious of time. I would also point out a recent Sex Education Forum survey, which said that almost 40% of students had been given no information about gender identity or any information relevant to people who are trans or non-binary, so I am very reluctant to accept the opposing argument. In fact, the bigger problem appears to be the lack of information on...
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the cost to the public purse of the outbound call campaign relating to the National Tutoring Programme which was launched by his Department on 28 April 2022.
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Labour MP for Portsmouth South
Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election
Topics of interest
- Department for Education
- Ministry of Defence
- Department of Health and Social Care
- Department for Transport
- Home Office
- National Tutoring Programme
- Schools: Coronavirus
- Local Government: Coronavirus
- *No heading*
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools) (since 4 Dec 2021)
- Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (since 25 Feb 2021)
- Shadow Minister (Defence) (Armed Forces and Defence Procurement) (since 16 Jan 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Select Committee on the Armed Forces Bill (22 Feb 2021 to 22 Feb 2021)
- Shadow Minister (Defence) (16 Jan 2020 to 4 Dec 2021)
- Shadow Minister for Local Government (Communities) (17 Jul 2019 to 10 Apr 2020)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (20 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 27 Jun 2022.
1. Employment and earnings
Until 6 May 2021, Councillor and, until 26 February 2021, Labour Group Leader, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth PO1 2AL. Allowances were given to local voluntary and charitable organisations. (Registered 06 July 2017; updated 16 January 2018, 03 March 2021 and 30 June 2021)
From 2 March 2021 until 6 May 2021, I received an annual allowance of £12,631. Hours: 25-40 hrs per month (5-10 hrs a week). (Registered 12 March 2021; updated 30 June 2021)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Portsmouth Community Football Club Ltd
Address of donor: Fratton Park, Frogmore Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO4 8RA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets to a football match, with hospitality, value £360
Date received: 19 March 2022
Date accepted: 19 March 2022
Donor status: company, registration 07940335
(Registered 30 March 2022)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: No.6 Convent Place, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and travel £647; accommodation £240; dinners/hospitality £200; total value £1,087
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Dates of visit: 9-11 March 2022
Purpose of visit: Briefing visit for UK Members of Parliament
(Registered 31 March 2022)
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