Greg Mulholland’s voting in Parliament
Greg Mulholland is a Liberal Democrat MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Liberal Democrat MPs.
However, Greg Mulholland sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Greg Mulholland generally voted against allowing national security sensitive evidence to be put before courts in secret sessions, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for.
Greg Mulholland generally voted against allowing employees to exchange some employment rights for shares in the company they work for, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for.
Greg Mulholland generally voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for.
Greg Mulholland generally voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted against.
Greg Mulholland generally voted against restricting the scope of legal aid, while most Liberal Democrat MPs generally voted for.
We have lots more plain English analysis of Greg Mulholland’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Greg Mulholland’s full vote analysis page for more.
Greg Mulholland never rebelled against their party in this parliament
Following England’s series win against New Zealand, I am delighted that the Government are supporting the bid for the 2021 rugby league world cup. Last time there were huge problems on the trains, so will he bring forward plans to electrify the TransPennine line and the Leeds, Harrogate and York line which are so important to his northern powerhouse?
It is clear today that the Government have simply failed to make the case for these changes. They have failed to make the case in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and England. Here, there are just a few loyal, new Tory MPs keen to curry favour by saying what a wonderful thing the proposal is, alongside some hard-working constituency MPs who have talked about the damage that it will do to...
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Liberal Democrat MP for Leeds North West
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Department of Health
- Home Office
- Home Department
- Communities and Local Government
- Incontinence: Medical Equipment
- Highways Agency
- Departmental Official Hospitality
Currently held offices
- Liberal Democrat Campaigns Chair (since 29 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Shadow Minister (Health) (20 Dec 2007 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (10 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Minister (International Development) (10 May 2005 to 10 Mar 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 346 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 42.42% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 186 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Greg Mulholland’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 336 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes
for participation in parliamentary panel surveys. Address: Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
20 November 2014
, received £75 for participation in the October Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 December 2014
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Dr Graham Kirkland
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,600
Donor status: individual
(Registered 02 June 2015
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK
Name of donor: Sky Betting and Gaming
Address of donor: 2 Wellington Place, Leeds LS1 4AP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 2 tickets for Football Championship
playoff final and hospitality at Wembley Stadium
on 25 May 2015
Date received: 20 May 2015
Date accepted: 20 May 2015
Donor status: company, registration 1100741
(Registered 02 June 2015)
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