Mike Wood

Batley and Spen Labour

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How Mike Wood voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails

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Mike Wood occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Safety of Electrical Appliances 24 Mar 2014

    I hope, Mr Speaker, that you will consider that, on the first day of United Kingdom home safety week, it is appropriate that I raise the concerns of my constituent, Martin Squires, who on 6 January 2012 did what hundreds of thousands of families in this country will undoubtedly be doing this very evening—he went to bed having first programmed the dishwasher sited in his kitchen. The...
  • Safety of Electrical Appliances 24 Mar 2014

    The situation is so bad that any scheme that could make a positive contribution and improve it would be welcome. I am grateful for that information, because I did not know about that scheme. Things appear to be much better in product areas as varied as motor vehicles and food. I cannot speak for the Minister, but I understand that the Government say that the difference is due largely to the...

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Labour MP for Batley and Spen

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Drugs: Rehabilitation
  • Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
  • Iraq
  • Welfare Tax Credits
  • Immigration: Detention Centres

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 1 Mar 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — below 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 45.61% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 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") 29 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

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