Louise Ellman

MP, Liverpool, Riverside

Liverpool, Riverside Labour/Co-operative

Louise Ellman’s voting in Parliament

Louise Ellman is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

However, Louise Ellman sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Louise Ellman generally voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Louise Ellman generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Louise Ellman never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Safety in Deep Sea Diving: Stephen O’Malley 25 Nov 2015

    Does the Minister accept that the manner in which Stephen died, shown graphically on the horrendous video, suggests that this situation cannot be left like this and further action must be taken?
  • Safety in Deep Sea Diving: Stephen O’Malley 25 Nov 2015

    I appreciate the Minister’s comments and the care he has clearly taken in preparing for this debate, but would he or the relevant Minister make further representations to the appropriate authorities, which I assume are the Danish authorities, to reopen this case? I am making my own representations, my constituent is making her representations and it would certainly be helpful to us if...
  • Safety in Deep Sea Diving: Stephen O’Malley 25 Nov 2015

    In opening this Adjournment debate, I would like to pay tribute to my constituent Nicola Braniff, the partner of the late Stephen O’Malley, and her father Joe for their dedicated work in unearthing vital information about the circumstances surrounding the tragic death of Stephen and for their tireless campaign for justice. On 3 May 2012, Stephen O’Malley, a UK citizen, was...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Liverpool, Riverside

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

Party was Labour/Co-operative until 11 Apr 2005; Labour until 30 Mar 2015


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Asylum Seekers
  • Iran
  • Rescue Services
  • Lyons Review
  • Rolling Stock

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Transport Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee (21 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (21 May 2008 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Transport Committee (21 May 2008 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 21 May 2008)
  • Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 22 Jul 2002)
  • Member, Transport Sub-committee (16 Jul 2001 to 22 Jul 2002)
  • Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee (16 Jul 2001 to 22 Jul 2002)
  • Member, Environment Sub-committee (15 Jul 1997 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Environment Sub-committee (14 Jul 1997 to 1 Jun 2001)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 53 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 63.64% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 56 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 195 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Louise Ellman’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 343 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Liverpool Riverside Constituency Labour Party
Address of donor: 108 Prescot Road, Liverpool L7 0JA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: money raised at a fundraising event for my constituency party on 13 February 2014. The total raised was £2,642.60, which includes no individual registrable donations.

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 17 November 2014)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange
Address of donor: Suite 836, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): meals and transportation £350, hotel £796 and flight £440.56; total £1,586.56

Destination of visit: Israel

Date of visit: 25-29 July 2014

Purpose of visit: participation in the Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue, including discussions on the Israeli/Palestinian peace process and security issues.

(Registered 11 November 2014)

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