Ann Clwyd

MP, Cynon Valley

Cynon Valley Labour

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How Ann Clwyd voted since 2001
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  • Voted a mixture of for and against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails

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Ann Clwyd occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: EU Council, Security and Middle East 1 Sep 2014

    A few weeks ago, the Prime Minister and the Government hosted an important conference on the sexual exploitation of women in war. Will he now tell me exactly what we are doing as far as the Yazidi women are concerned? More than 3,000 of them are being treated abominably by ISIS; they are being sold as sex slaves to the brothels of the middle east. What exactly are we doing to help those...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Iraq 22 Jul 2014

    What recent assessment he has made of the political, security and humanitarian situation in Iraq.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Iraq 22 Jul 2014

    I was for seven years the special envoy on human rights to Iraq, and the Minister accompanied me on one occasion, so he should be better informed of that than most. Has he seen the report by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights? She says: “Every day we receive accounts of a terrible litany of human rights violations being committed in Iraq against ordinary Iraqi...

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Labour MP for Cynon Valley

Entered House of Commons on 3 May 1984 — unknown

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • Wales
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Afghanistan
  • Indonesia
  • Arms Export Licences
  • Miners' Compensation
  • UK Nationals (Cuba)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, International Development Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 63.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 11 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 618 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

8. Land and Property
A flat in North Wales from which I receive rental income.

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