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Liberal Democrat MP for Leeds North West
- Entered Parliament on 5 May 2005 — General election
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Greg Mulholland voted on key issues:
- Voted moderately for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately against replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted moderately against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted moderately for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted very strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
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- Quite often rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Select Committee membership
- Member, Public Administration Committee (since 12 Jul 2010)
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Health, Home Department, Communities and Local Government, Justice, Transport
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Incontinence: Medical Equipment, Departmental Official Hospitality, Asylum: Deportation, Care Homes, Dental Services: Leeds
(based on written questions asked by Greg Mulholland and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Health and Social Care Bill Committee (12 out of 12)
- Further Education and Training Bill Committee (4 out of 4)
- Animal Welfare Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Education and Inspections Bill Committee (19 out of 21)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (11 Dec 2013)
“New figures show that the second largest pub company in this country, Punch Taverns, overcharged the British consumer in its pubs, on beer alone, by £4.3 billion over 10 years. Clear market manipulation is taking place, so will the Prime Minister commit to deal with this crony capitalism? Will he listen to the Federation of Small Businesses and back the Business, Innovation and Skills...”
- Points of Order (10 Dec 2013)
“On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Earlier at Treasury questions, a Treasury Minister provided an answer from the Dispatch Box that was, I am afraid, clearly based on incorrect information provided by an official. It referred to pub closure figures and the CGA statistics. The Minister said that there was evidence to show that free-of-tie pubs close in greater numbers than tied pubs. CGA, which...”
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- Has spoken in 78 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 38 written questions in the last year — 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 66.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 12 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 277 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Nov 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05||2003/04||2002/03||2001/02|
|Staying away from main home||£22,646 (162nd)||£23,083 (joint 1st with 142 others)||£20,828 (joint 361st with 1 other)||£18,824|
|Office running costs||£23,980 (69th)||£24,371 (63rd)||£28,903 (26th)||£28,064|
|Staffing costs||£94,059 (358th)||£84,532 (425th)||£83,244 (363rd)||£75,929|
|Communications Allowance||£10,369 (188th)||£10,010 (127th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£10,115 (195th)1||£8,873 (260th)2||£9,045 (269th)||£5,824|
|Members' Staff Travel||£390 (191st)||£493 (joint 213th with 1 other)||£910 (139th)||£280|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£81 (joint 310th with 1 other)||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£4,195 (245th)||£1,642 (69th)||£1,761 (121st)||£1,012|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£3,180 (214th)||£5,874 (111th)||£3,093||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,174 (joint 370th with 1 other)||£1,082 (joint 276th with 17 others)||£1,082|
|Total||£165,835 (118th)||£157,358 (133rd)||£151,647 (71st)||£134,108|