Charlotte Atkins

Former MP, Staffordshire Moorlands

Staffordshire Moorlands Labour

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT
  • Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes

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Former Labour MP for Staffordshire Moorlands

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)


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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Olympics
  • Trade and Industry
  • Education and Skills
  • Olympic Games 2012: Construction
  • Inland Waterways: Repairs and Maintenance
  • Portland Cement
  • Burton Independent Sector Treatment Centre
  • Office of Fair Trading

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Finance & Services Committee (20 Jul 2005 to 24 Jan 2006)
  • Member, Health Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Transport (10 Sep 2004 to 11 May 2005)
  • Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (14 Oct 2002 to 11 May 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.81% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 53 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 136 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.


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