How Dawn Primarolo voted since 2001
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Voted moderately for university tuition fees Source
Has never voted on greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
Has never voted on reducing central government funding of local government Source
Voted a mixture of for and against increasing the rate of VAT Source
Has never voted on reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Has never voted on a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
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Dawn Primarolo never rebelled against their party in this parliament
With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: New clause 2—Bill of Rights— “Nothing in this Act shall be constructed by any court in the United Kingdom as affecting Article IX of the Bill of Rights 1689.” This clause, modelled on section 1 of the Parliamentary Standards Act 2009, preserves the exclusive cognisance of the House of Lords over its own...
To equal out my mistake, I suppose that I should call James Nuttall. [Laughter.] But I won’t. I will call David Nuttall and apologise to Mr Arbuthnot for my mistake.
I call Mr David Arbuthnot. I’m sorry—James.
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Labour MP for Bristol South
Entered House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Prescriptions: Fees and Charges
Currently held offices
- Member, Panel of Chairs
- Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families) (13 May 2010 to 8 Jun 2010)
- Minister of State (Children, Young People and Families), Department for Children, Schools and Families (23 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
- Minister of State, Department for Children, Schools and Families (10 Jun 2009 to 23 Mar 2010)
- Minister of State (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Children, Young People and Families) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Minister of State (Public Health), Department of Health (13 Jul 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health (2 Jul 2007 to 9 Jun 2009)
- Minister of State, Department of Health (28 Jun 2007 to 13 Jul 2007)
- Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (to 21 Dec 2004)
- Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (2 Dec 2002 to 20 Dec 2004)
- Paymaster General (HM Treasury) (4 Jan 1999 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Paymaster General, HM Treasury (4 Jan 1999 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (30 Oct 1997 to 12 Jan 1999)
- The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (6 May 1997 to 3 Jan 1999)
- Financial Secretary, HM Treasury (5 May 1997 to 4 Jan 1999)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1994 to 1 Jun 1997)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jun 1992 to 1 Jun 1994)
- Member, Members' Interests (11 May 1990 to 16 Mar 1992)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 124 debates in the last year — well above 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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 0.08% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 41 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.
- 107 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Dawn Primarolo’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1283 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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