Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Mark Hendrick voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted moderately for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted moderately against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what risk assessments he has made of the effect of fracking on water tables in Lancashire and East Sussex.
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what progress is being made on negotiations with the US on the establishment of an EU/US free trade agreement.
On 9 July 1997 the charter on a distinctive partnership between Ukraine and NATO was signed, and on 21 August 2009, the declaration to complement that charter was signed. If possible NATO involvement is totally ruled out, are those signatures worth the paper they are written on?
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Labour MP for Preston
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Education and Skills
- Food Banks
- Transport Services (Preston)
- Schools: Preston
- Employment Statistics (Preston)
Other offices held in the past
- Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
- Member, International Development Committee (20 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Chancellor & Secretary of State), Ministry of Justice (30 Dec 2008 to unknown)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Chancellor), Ministry of Justice (28 Jun 2007 to 27 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (before 10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (to 14 Jun 2004)
- PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (to 11 Apr 2005)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 88 written questions in the last year — above 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 65.93% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 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") 181 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)