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INAUGURATION OF PRESIDENT OBAMA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 515: tabled on 20 January 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 79 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Barack Obama on his inauguration as the 44th President of the United States; recognises the significance of his election as the first black President; further recognises the progress the United States has made in terms of integration and equality; and looks forward to the positive impact he will have on relations between the United Kingdom and the United States and on relations between the United States and the wider world.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 March 2009
Edinburgh West
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
City of York
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Birmingham, Northfield
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2009
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Brigg and Goole
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Tyne Bridge
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 21 January 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2009
Burton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 21 January 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2009
Ribble Valley
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2009
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2009
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2009
St Ives
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2009
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 January 2009
Oxford West and Abingdon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 February 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Jarrow
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 February 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Brighton, Pavilion
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2009
East Worthing and Shoreham
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 February 2009
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Crawley
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2009
Cardiff North
Morley, Elliot
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Scunthorpe
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2009
Leeds North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Ynys Môn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 January 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 January 2009
Southport
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2009
Loughborough
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Halifax
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2009
Glenrothes
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Glasgow Central
Sharma, Virendra
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2009
Bradford West
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 21 January 2009
Castle Point
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 2009
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2009
Esher and Walton
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2009
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 January 2009
Caernarfon
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2009
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
Cardiff Central

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.