Huw Irranca-Davies

MP, Ogmore

Ogmore Labour

Huw Irranca-Davies’s voting in Parliament

Huw Irranca-Davies is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Huw Irranca-Davies sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Huw Irranca-Davies generally voted against the hunting ban, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes

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Huw Irranca-Davies never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Welfare Reform and Work Bill 20 Jul 2015

    Welfare reform is needed, but if it is badly thought through it will hurt people, including low-paid workers. The Bill cannot be supported without major changes, so I say to the Government, think again. If the benefits and social security regime is not subject to sensible and proportionate reform, popular support for it across society will fracture, and the case for giving assistance to those...
  • Welfare Reform and Work Bill 20 Jul 2015

    My right hon. Friend goes right to the heart of one of the difficulties involved. I support the idea of getting away from taxpayer-funded poverty pay to a situation where people are paid a genuine living wage. The IFS analysis shows clearly that the people most affected by this change are working families in the second lowest decile. If it goes through, together with the other changes, I will...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Contaminated Blood 20 Jul 2015

    A constituent of mine is one of the 300 so-called “forgotten few” primary beneficiaries. What is the Minister’s response to him when he says that “‘the forgotten few’ have lived with this for so long now, further hold-ups and enquiries will make things far too late for many of us, considering some are well into their 60s by now. No one can give me back my...

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Labour MP for Ogmore

Entered the House of Commons on 14 February 2002 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Food Procurement
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Food
  • Departmental Carbon Emissions
  • Dangerous Dogs

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (7 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Marine and Natural Environment) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Marine and Natural Environment) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Tessa Jowell, Secretary of State), Department for Culture, Media & Sport (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jane Kennedy, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 17 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (5 Oct 2002 to 8 Jan 2004)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (24 Jun 2002 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (10 May 2002 to 8 Jan 2004)

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  • Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 29 written questions in the last year — 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 71.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 78 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Huw Irranca-Davies’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 624 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.

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