Ian Lucas

Wrexham Labour

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How Ian Lucas voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails

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Ian Lucas hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Wrexham

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Justice
  • Remploy
  • Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Ministers
  • Broadband
  • Solar Panels

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Business and Regulatory Reform) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Business and Regulatory Reform), Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (25 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (23 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Business and Regulatory Reform), Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (13 Oct 2009 to 23 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Business and Regulatory Reform), Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (10 Jun 2009 to 13 Oct 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (16 Oct 2008 to 17 Dec 2008)
  • Assistant Whip (funded by HM Treasury) (6 Oct 2008 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (7 May 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
  • PPS (Mr Liam Byrne, Minister of State), HM Treasury (29 Jan 2008 to 29 Sep 2008)
  • PPS (Mr Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
  • PPS (Bill Rammell, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills (before 10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • Member, Transport Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 72 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 201 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 71.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 14 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
  • 70 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ian Lucas’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 348 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

6. Overseas visits
Address of donors:  (1) c/o Embassy of Algeria, 1 - 3 Riding House Street, London W1W 7DR; (2) Penn House, 22 Station Road, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire SL9 8EL
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Food, accommodation and transport with a value of £650; (2) flights costing £261
Destination of visit: Algiers, Algeria
Date of visit: 26-29 April 2013
Purpose of visit: Visit by All-Party Parliamentary Group for Algeria
(Registered 6 June 2013)
Name of donor: Embassy of the State of Qatar
Address of donor: 1 South Audley St, London W1K 1NB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, other travel and hotel costs
with an estimated value of £6,300
Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar
Date of visit: 19-21 May 2013
Purpose of visit: to attend and address the 2013 Doha Forum
(Registered 24 June 2013)
Name of donor: Christian Aid
Address of donor: 35 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RT
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation etc with a value of £1,055
Destination of visit: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date of visit: 24-29 May 2013
Purpose of visit: to examine the implementation of conflict resolution processes for eastern DRC and key reforms relating to long-term stabilisation objectives for the DRC.
(Registered 25 June 2013)
Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government, UK Representation
Address of donor: 4th Floor, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation etc for myself and my researcher, with a total value of £4,000
Destination of visit: Kurdistan region in Iraq
Date of visit: 7-12 June 2013
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding trip to the Kurdistan Region in Iraq, to meet senior officials, civic groups, genocide survivors and relatives and to visit the Syrian refugee camp at Domiz, in my capacity Shadow Middle East Minister.
(Registered 2 July 2013)
Name of donor: UAE Government
Address of donor: PO Box 31966, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Amount of donation: £3,500
Destination of visit: Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Date of visit: 16-19 November 2013
Purpose of visit: As Shadow Middle East Minister, to meet with UAE Government ministers, Members of the Federal National Council, Emirates Association for Human Rights, and senior business figures, together with UK Diplomats (Registered 25 November 2013)
Address of donor: Al-Borj (An-Nahar) Bldg, 4th Floor, Martyrs Square, Beirut, Zip Code: 11-4353, Lebanon
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel costs, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £1,700
Destination of visit: Lebanon
Date of visit: 26-29 January 2014
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding delegation organised by the Council for Arab British Understanding, in my capacity as Shadow Middle East Minister
(Registered 17 February 2014)
11. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (non-practising). (Registered 6 November 2009)

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