Ken Purchase

Wolverhampton North East Labour

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How Ken Purchase voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted very strongly for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails

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Ken Purchase occasionally rebelled against their party in their last parliament

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Former Labour MP for Wolverhampton North East

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Topics of interest

  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education and Skills
  • Council Housing
  • Asylum: Bahrain
  • Housing
  • Steel Barriers
  • Committee on Standards in Public Life

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 15 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.09% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 25 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 194 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

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