Mark Hendrick

MP, Preston

Preston Labour

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How Mark Hendrick voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Mark Hendrick hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bills Presented: Ukraine, Middle East, North Africa and Security 10 Sep 2014

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Aldershot (Sir Gerald Howarth). I will carry on in that vein. As he rightly said, Putin has reneged on the Budapest accord. To develop my argument, I will talk about Russia’s past and what will happen in future. The UN estimates that, since the Russian annexation of Crimea in April, nearly 2,600 people have been killed in fighting between...
  • Bills Presented: Ukraine, Middle East, North Africa and Security 10 Sep 2014

    I think that is perfectly possible and I concur with the hon. Gentleman. I think that, even though Ukraine is not an article 5 member of NATO, it poses many questions about NATO members, particularly the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Kaliningrad, like Crimea, is strategically very important to the Russians and if the west does not take strong action at some point, possibly...
  • Bills Presented: Ukraine, Middle East, North Africa and Security 10 Sep 2014

    Does the Foreign Secretary believe that a man who spent 16 years rising to the top of the KGB and who is currently the President of Russia will be deterred by economic sanctions when it is clear that Russia has territorial ambitions, as we have seen elsewhere in Europe?

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Labour MP for Preston

Entered House of Commons on 23 November 2000 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Fracking
  • Food Banks
  • Syria
  • Transport Services (Preston)
  • Schools: Preston

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee

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)

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 144 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 WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 66.03% 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") 192 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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