How Dawn Primarolo voted since 2001
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Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices 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 greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
Voted moderately for university tuition fees Source
Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
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Dawn Primarolo never rebelled against their party in this parliament
Order. Will the hon. Gentleman stop talking about the money resolution and get on with it?
Order. I am now reducing the time limit to four minutes, and there is a serious danger that some Members will not get to speak even with a four-minute time limit if we do not start making better progress.
Order. This afternoon’s debate is following a sort of pattern where the Opposition shout at the Government, the Government shout at the Opposition, and then both sides complain that there has not been a proper debate. I hope that Members who continue to shout across the Chamber will resist the urge to do so and listen to the debate.
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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 (Public Health), Department of Health (13 Jul 2007 to 10 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)
- Paymaster General, HM Treasury (4 Jan 1999 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Financial Secretary, HM Treasury (5 May 1997 to 4 Jan 1999)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 127 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 0.09% 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1274 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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