John McDonnell

Labour - Hayes and Harlington


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Significant Hayes and Harlington Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
104,691
c. 498 added daily
104,787
(Estimated)

Give government workers a fair pay rise

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 16 Oct 2020 Debated on - 14 Dec 2020 View John McDonnell's petition debate contributions
20 Jan 2021
closes in 0 minutes

During the pandemic government workers have delivered vital public services and kept our country safe and secure. After ten years in which the real value of civil service pay has fallen, many face hardship. The Government must start to restore the real value of their pay with a 10% increase in 2020.

146,351
Petition Closed

Give all key workers a 100% tax and Nat. Ins. holiday through COVID-19 crisis

Gov Responded - 27 Apr 2020 Debated on - 14 Dec 2020 View John McDonnell's petition debate contributions
1 Oct 2020
closed 3 months, 3 weeks ago

The government is helping private firms to protect jobs by paying up to 80% of staff wages through this crisis. If it can do this why can it not help key workers who will be putting themselves/their families at risk and working extra hard under extremely challenging and unprecedented circumstances.


Most recent EDMs signed by John McDonnell

Date Tabled Title Signatures
7 Oct 2020
John McDonnell signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 8th October 2020

Congratulating Prime Minister Ardern on New Zealand’s response to coronavirus

Tabled by: Richard Burgon (Labour - Leeds East)
That this House congratulates New Zealand’s Labour Government, led by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, on its 7 October 2020 declaration that the country has eliminated local transmission of coronavirus; notes that this comes after there were no new cases for 10 days in Auckland, its largest city, after a cluster …
19 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Scottish National Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 1
6 Oct 2020
John McDonnell signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 7th October 2020

Whispering Bob's All Stars

Tabled by: Kevin Brennan (Labour - Cardiff West)
That this House notes that 27 October 2020 will see the release of Stand By Me, a recording to raise funds for Help Musicians the 99 year old charity which has continued to provide vital support to thousands of music creators during the covid-19 pandemic; further notes that the record …
3 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 3
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Commons initiatives

5 Urgent Questions tabled by John McDonnell

Date Forum Title
30 Sep 2019 Commons Chamber No-deal Brexit: Short Positions against the Pound
28 Nov 2018 Commons Chamber Leaving the EU: Economic Analysis
19 Mar 2018 Commons Chamber Money Laundering
6 Nov 2017 Commons Chamber Paradise Papers
5 Jul 2017 Commons Chamber Public Sector Pay Cap

John McDonnell has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by John McDonnell


A Bill to establish an accreditation scheme for businesses that meet standards regarding the treatment of workers, the payment of taxes and environmental practices; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 30th September 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA
Order Paper number: 14
(Unlikely to be Debated - would require unanimous consent to progress)

John McDonnell has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


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