Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How George Mudie voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
It is a pleasure to serve under your distinguished chairmanship, Mr Bayley. I must compliment the hon. Member for Mid Norfolk (George Freeman). I have always regarded him as a talented man, but when a man can speak, take a telephone call, say who has rung him and switch the phone off without breaking a sentence, that is real ability. I should almost apologise for daring to speak after the...
I apologise, Mr Bayley, and I apologise to my colleagues. I understood that only one other Member was on the speaker’s list. [Mr David Amessin the Chair] The hon. Member for Totnes, a Conservative, said: “Nothing will undermine this valuable project more than a belief that data will be sold to insurance companies, so will he”— the Secretary of State— “set...
Could the Minister ask the relevant Education Minister to tell the people who have attended the debate whether a child who has an excellent attendance record can have a holiday with the rest of their family only outside term-time? Can the fact that they have a perfect attendance record and so on be accepted as exceptional? That is the dilemma that heads face: the problem is not exceptional...
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Labour MP for Leeds East
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Work and Pensions
- Education and Skills
- Leave to Remain
- Education (Leeds)
- Illegal Immigration
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Draft Financial Services Bill (Joint Committee) (18 Jul 2011 to 13 Dec 2011)
- Member, Backbench Business Committee (8 Nov 2010 to 1 May 2012)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (21 Jun 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
- Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (13 Jan 2009 to 8 Dec 2009)
- Member, Treasury Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 10 Aug 2009)
- Member, Treasury Sub-committee Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Treasury Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Education and Employment (28 Jul 1998 to 28 Jul 1999)
- Deputy Chief Whip (technically Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household) (6 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below 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 61.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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") 189 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)