Rob Marris

MP, Wolverhampton South West

Wolverhampton South West Labour

Rob Marris’s voting in Parliament

Rob Marris is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Rob Marris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rob Marris consistently voted for higher taxes on alcoholic drinks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Rob Marris consistently voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Rob Marris generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Rob Marris generally voted against more powers for local councils, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Rob Marris has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Attorney General: Legal Services 26 May 2016

    I have done a fair bit of pro bono legal work in my time as well. It is often a substitute for inadequate access to legal aid, which was greatly cut under the last Government. Will this Government consider using interest on client account for legal aid? Each solicitor in private practice has to have a client account in which the client’s money is kept separately and earns interest. In...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Tax Avoidance 24 May 2016

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what information HM Revenue and Customs holds on the number of people engaged in employment through an employment intermediary in each year since 2008.
  • Uk Economy: Post-Referendum Assessment 23 May 2016

    Unusually, perhaps, I find myself agreeing with a great deal of what the Minister has said. The hon. Member for Harwich and North Essex (Mr Jenkin) tried to rubbish the report and referred to trade agreements. If we were to leave the European Union, we would have to negotiate in very short order trade relationships with the rest of the world, including more than 50 other countries. Rome was...

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Profile

Labour MP for Wolverhampton South West

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • HM Treasury
  • Cycling
  • Departmental Telephone Services
  • Climate Change
  • Commercial Confidentiality
  • Modern Apprenticeships

Currently held offices

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 12 Oct 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • PPS (Rt Hon Shaun Woodward, Secretary of State), Northern Ireland Office (16 Jul 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Mr Shaun Woodward, Secretary of State), Northern Ireland Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 8 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Rd, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,000 covering the costs of printing, telephones, office and mailings.

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 04 June 2015)
Name of donor: Thompsons Solicitors LLP
Address of donor: 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration OC356468

(Registered 04 June 2015)

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