Mark Hendrick

MP, Preston

Preston Labour/Co-operative

Mark Hendrick’s voting in Parliament

Mark Hendrick is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

This is a selection of Mark Hendrick’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Mark Hendrick’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Mark Hendrick’s full vote analysis page for more.

Mark Hendrick never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Preston

Entered the House of Commons on 23 November 2000 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 14 May 2001; Labour/Co-operative until 11 Apr 2005; Labour until 30 Mar 2015


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Fracking
  • Social Security Benefits: Preston
  • Revenue and Customs: Preston
  • Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
  • Syria

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (since 7 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (18 Jun 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Mar 2013)
  • Member, International Development Committee (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jack Straw, Lord Chancellor & Secretary of State), Ministry of Justice (30 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • 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 (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (25 Jan 2001 to 14 Jun 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 258 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 65.91% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 115 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mark Hendrick’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 197 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.


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