Adrian Bailey

MP, West Bromwich West

West Bromwich West Labour

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How Adrian Bailey voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Adrian Bailey hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Amendment of the Law 19 Mar 2015

    I shall confine my remarks to the Chancellor’s speech yesterday. According to him, Britain is now walking tall and basking in the glow of economic recovery. From my constituency perspective, those words will ring hollow to many. It is difficult to feel pride or walk tall when going to a food bank, which is the reality for an increasing number of people desperate for alleviation from the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: West Midlands 16 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the potential for running passenger trains on double track rail lines used for freight trains in the Birmingham and Black Country area.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Topical Questions 12 Feb 2015

    The Government have a target, signed off at the highest level, I believe, of achieving 1 trillion of exports by 2020, doubling the current figure in five years. When asked at the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee, a UK Trade & Investment representative described it as an “energising aspiration”. Is it an energising aspiration or is it a realistic, achievable target?

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Labour MP for West Bromwich West

Entered House of Commons on 23 November 2000 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Prescriptions: Fees and Charges
  • Vocational Training
  • Criminal Investigation: Cyprus
  • Metals: Recycling
  • General Practitioners

Currently held offices

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 30 Nov 2010)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 19 Jul 2010)
  • Chair, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (since 10 Jun 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (1 Oct 2009 to 23 Nov 2009)
  • Member, West Midlands Regional Select Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (16 Oct 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
  • Member, Business and Enterprise Committee (10 Mar 2008 to 30 Sep 2009)
  • Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 10 Mar 2008)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (9 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (28 Jun 2007 to 29 Sep 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Adam Ingram, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (20 Nov 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hilary Armstrong, Minister of State (Cabinet)), Cabinet Office (8 May 2006 to 20 Nov 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon John Hutton, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (before 10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 28 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 22 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 74.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 287 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Two holiday properties in Cornwall, jointly owned with my wife, from which rental income is received.

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