Mike Wood

MP, Batley and Spen

Batley and Spen Labour

Voting Summary More Here

How Mike Wood voted since 2001
Randomly generated selection of topics. See full list.

  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Get email notifications when Mike Wood votes in parliament.

See our much more detailed, easier-to-read analysis of votes on health, welfare, foreign policy, social issues, taxation and more.

Mike Wood occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Department: Entry Clearances: Indian Subcontinent 11 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the average time taken was for a decision on a visa application in each category in (a) Mumbai and (b) Islamabad in the most recent period for which figures are available.
  • Written Answers — Defence: Armed Forces: Criminal Investigation 1 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the average time taken was by each arm of the Armed Forces to make serving personnel available to the civilian police in connection with criminal investigations in the most recent period for which figures are available; and how many approaches the civilian police have made to the Armed Forces for access to serving personnel in relation to...
  • Written Answers — Home Department: Armed Forces: Arrests 1 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what process the civilian police must follow when attempting to arrest, summons or charge a serving member of the armed forces in connection with indictable offences.

More of Mike Wood's recent appearances

RSS feed (?)

Profile

Labour MP for Batley and Spen

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Expenses

Expenses data for MPs is available from 2004 onwards split over several locations. At the moment we don't have the time to convert it to a format we can display on the site so we just have to point you to where you can find it.

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

Numerology

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 23 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 44.11% 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.
  • 81 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mike Wood’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 29 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

Nil

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

More about the register

Did you find what you were looking for?

Please feel free to use the data on this page, but if you do you must cite TheyWorkForYou.com in the body of your articles as the source of any analysis or data you get off this site.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.