Gordon Marsden

Blackpool South Labour

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How Gordon Marsden voted since 2001
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  • Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails

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Gordon Marsden hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Gender: Discrimination 10 Apr 2014

    To ask the Minister for Women and Equalities how many times gender discrimination in the maritime sector has been (a) reported to the Equal Opportunities Commission, (b) prosecuted and (c) penalised under the Equality Act 2010 since the Act came into force.
  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Occupational Pensions 7 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what assessment he has made of trends in (a) take-up of workplace pensions and (b) anticipated retirement income from current workplace pension accounts.
  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Occupational Pensions 7 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether the performance of the Pensions Regulator is assessed in relation to trends in (a) take-up of workplace pensions and (b) anticipated retirement income from current workplace pension accounts.

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Labour MP for Blackpool South

Expenses

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Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Education and Skills
  • Regional Growth Fund
  • Apprentices
  • Students: Loans
  • Vocational Training
  • Government Auctions

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (12 May 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee (7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (18 Apr 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 18 Apr 2008)
  • PPS (Mr Michael Wills, Minister of State), Ministry of Justice (28 Jun 2007 to 7 Feb 2008)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Tessa Jowell, Secretary of State), Department for Culture, Media & Sport (to 11 Apr 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 116 written questions in the last year — well above 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 75.20% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 19–20 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") 246 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

8. Land and Property
Family residential property in Greater Manchester.

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