Lynne Featherstone

Hornsey and Wood Green Liberal Democrat

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How Lynne Featherstone voted
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  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails

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Lynne Featherstone hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — International Development: Developing Countries: Abortion 10 Apr 2014

    DFID adheres to Development Co-Operation Directorate (OACD-DAC) expenditure coding requirements to allow comparison across donor spending towards attainment of the millennium development goal targets. This does not include the facility to calculate spend for individual components such as sexual and reproductive health and rights—only against coding titles as have been internationally...
  • Written Answers — International Development: Developing Countries: Family Planning 10 Apr 2014

    In many countries abortion may be permitted only on limited or highly restricted grounds. In these circumstances, we can consider support to increase awareness among policy-makers, legislators, national health authorities and health personnel of the circumstances under which abortion is allowed. We can also work to highlight the consequences arising from the complications of unsafe abortion,...
  • Written Answers — International Development: Developing Countries: Females 10 Apr 2014

    Increasing women and girls participation in politics, peace processes, business and public life, and as active citizens with a voice is central to achieving DFID’s Strategic Vision for Girls and Women and is crucial if we are to achieve gender equality. DFID works through a range of programmes to address the long term structural barriers to women’s political empowerment. For...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Hornsey and Wood Green

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • International Development
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Police
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Prisons
  • Departmental Retirement
  • Departmental Pay

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Government Equalities Office) (12 May 2010 to 26 Apr 2011)
  • Youth and Equality Spokesperson, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Development (19 Dec 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • London, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (21 Mar 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 24 May 2006)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (1 Jun 2005 to 19 Dec 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 64.36% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 254 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Nick Aleksander
(a) Address of donor:  private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,750
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 22 June 2013)
(a) Name of donors: Ruth and Michael West
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 21 August 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Nick Aleksander
(a) Address of donor:  private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,750
(a)                         Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 21 August 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Dominic Mathon
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 6 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Martyn Bond
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 9 February 2014 )
(a) Name of donors: Ruth and Michael West
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 19 February 2014)
8. Land and Property
House in London. (Registered 29 January 2013)

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