Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Ann Clwyd voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted moderately for the hunting banDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
I congratulate the hon. Member for Stafford (Jeremy Lefroy) on his eloquent presentation. The Francis report carries lessons for everyone involved in health care—whether it be hospitals and their boards, regulators, professionals or Governments. However, those lessons need to be learned all over Britain. It is a matter not just for England, but for Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales....
I am grateful to Professor Sir Bruce Keogh for offering to assist. Given his vast experience, the people whom he offered to assist would be sensible to take the offer very seriously indeed. The Transparency and Mortality Taskforce, which was set up by the Welsh Assembly a year ago, has today announced recommendations on a measure of mortality for Wales. Although I welcome its finally...
I am grateful to the hon. Gentleman for making that point. In the report that I wrote with Tricia Hart on complaints, we made several suggestions and recommendations, which the Government have accepted. I hope that we have a debate similar to today’s on progress in that area in a few months’ time. Professor Sir Mike Richards has promised to campaign on the issue when he goes round...
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Labour MP for Cynon Valley
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Topics of interest
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Trade and Industry
- Arms Export Licences
- Miners' Compensation
- UK Nationals (Cuba)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, International Development Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — 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 61.89% 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") 610 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Shanaz Rashid
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights from London to Dubai; cost £512 and from Dubai to Sulaymaniyah; cost £308. Hotel accommodation for three nights in Dubai; estimated cost £180; total cost £1,000. I paid the cost of my flight from Sulaymaniyah to London.
Destination of visit: Dubai and Kurdistan (North Iraq
Date of visit: 18-25 November 2012
(Registered 14 February 2013)
8. Land and Property
A flat in North Wales
from which I receive rental income.
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