A selection of Jamie Reed's votes
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Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VAT Details
Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Details
Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
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Jamie Reed never rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what estimate his Department made of the proportion of (a) Copeland and (b) Cumbria covered by (i) 2G voice and low data rate mobile coverage, (ii) 3G high-speed data mobile coverage and (iii) 4G very high-speed data mobile coverage.
I can tell the Minister where they are not: they are not hiding behind trees, and they are not meeting Rupert Murdoch in an underground car park.
I am grateful to the Minister for giving way, but he gives an absolutely fictional account of my remarks to the House. If he is so confident in his description of what is happening in the health service, can he explain why a comedy document produced by the Conservative research department says: “New polling by Conservative peer Lord Ashcroft found that 47 per cent of voters believe...
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Labour MP for Copeland
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Department of Health
- Culture Media and Sport
- Avian Influenza
- General Practitioners
- Digital Broadcasting: Copeland
- Pupils: Disadvantaged
- Medical Records: Databases
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Health) (7 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Lord Privy Seal), Leader of the House of Commons (30 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Tony McNulty, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (16 Oct 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Tony McNulty, Minister of State), Home Office (26 Jul 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- PPS (Mr Tony McNulty, Minister of State), Home Office (20 Nov 2006 to 26 Jul 2007)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 120 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 72.97% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 132 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jamie Reed’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 161 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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