Occasionally rebels against their party in their last parliament
How Marsha Singh voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Has never voted on restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
May I inform my right hon. Friend that many of my constituents are extremely concerned about the events taking place in Pakistan right now? This is a struggle that the Pakistani Government must win. What support are the Government offering Pakistan, both through what its troops are doing and on internally displaced people?
Prime Minister, about five years ago Westfield started to develop a shopping centre in Bradford city centre. It should have been completed next year. The company now says that it does not know when it will be completed, and Bradford is left with a huge hole in the heart of its city centre. Will the Prime Minister urge Westfield to keep its commitment to the people of Bradford, and will he...
I wish to speak about the appalling way in which the Ministry of Defence has treated my constituent, Mr. Charles Stuart. The nub of my argument is that not only has he been treated very shabbily, but he has been refused the right of a hearing before the Air Force Board. Charles Stuart had an accident on duty in November 1991 at RAF Belize, when a falling heavy oil drum struck his head,...
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Topics of interest
- Deputy Prime Minister
- Decent Homes Standard
- Thalidomide Trust
- Customs and Excise (Officer Suspensions)
- Parking Charges
- Community Sentences
Other offices held in the past
- Member, International Development Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- Has spoken in 0 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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 16.42% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 157 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 50 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)