Never rebels against their party in this parliament
How Harriet Harman voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately for a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- 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 very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- 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 strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
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To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what steps she is taking to support the tourism industries affected by the recent floods; and if she will make a statement.
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what recent discussions she has had with tourism bodies to discuss the floods.
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport whether she attends Cobra meetings on flooding in connection with her tourism responsibilities.
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Labour MP for Camberwell and Peckham
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Topics of interest
- International Development
- Culture Media and Sport
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Home Department
- Overseas Aid
- Kieron Bryan
- UN Agencies: Finance
- Afghanistan: Females
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Acting Leader of the Opposition (12 May 2010 to 25 Sep 2010)
- Member, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (4 Nov 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Speaker's Committee For the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (27 Oct 2009 to 4 Nov 2009)
- Member, Members Estimate Committee (29 Sep 2008 to 11 May 2010)
- Chairman, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (20 Aug 2008 to 11 May 2010)
- Minister of State, Government Equalities Office (3 Dec 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (27 Jul 2007 to 20 Aug 2008)
- Lord Privy Seal, House of Commons (28 Jun 2007 to 11 May 2010)
- Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (9 May 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Minister of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs (11 May 2005 to 9 May 2007)
- Solicitor General, Law Officers' Department (11 Jun 2001 to 11 May 2005)
- Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (3 May 1997 to 27 Jul 1998)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 65 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 54.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 228 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1991 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK
Name of donor: All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club Ltd
Address of donor : Church Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to watch tennis, plus lunch and afternoon tea; total value £3,400 (£1,700 per person)
Date of receipt of donation: 1 May 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 27 June 2013
Donor status: company, registration number 7546718
(Registered 22 July 2013)
8. Land and Property
Part ownership of house in Suffolk.
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