Occasionally rebels against their party in this parliament
How Natascha Engel voted on key issues
- Voted strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted moderately against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
What assessment he has made of the effect of spending reductions on the work of fire and rescue services.
The unfair local government funding formula means that counties such as Derbyshire are disproportionately affected by the Government’s cuts. Will the Minister look again at funding for rural authorities to ensure that Derbyshire’s excellent fire and rescue service will not be jeopardised, and can continue to save lives?
Thank you, Mr Turner, for calling me to speak in this important debate. I also thank my colleague on the Backbench Business Committee, the hon. Member for Birmingham, Yardley (John Hemming), for securing it. When the e-petition came to us, we recognised its importance, not only because it reached 100,000 signatures, but because of the number of constituents who talked to us about the issue....
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Labour MP for North East Derbyshire
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Dental Services: Standards
- Children: Maintenance
- Public Bills
- Work Capability Assessment
- Single Room Rent Restrictions
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Backbench Business Committee (16 May 2012 to 25 Apr 2013)
- Member, Backbench Business Committee (22 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
- Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (10 Aug 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (17 Dec 2008 to unknown)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (25 Oct 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Wales Office (11 Oct 2007 to 25 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Wales Office (26 Jul 2007 to 26 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (23 Jul 2007 to 11 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Wales Office (16 Jul 2007 to 23 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 35 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — below 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 66.63% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below 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 16–17 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") 167 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)