How Nia Griffith voted
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Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Source
Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Nia Griffith never rebelled against their party in this parliament
I welcome the openness of a free trade agreement, but can the Minister tell us what steps he is taking to ensure that there are no mechanisms included in it—such as an investor-state dispute settlement—that would enable powerful vested interests to bully future Governments into dropping legislation that would improve food standards? We have already seen that happen with the...
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Labour MP for Llanelli
Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Innovation and Skills
- Home Department
- Energy and Climate Change
- Departmental Telephone Services
- Post Offices: Finance
- Transition Fund
- Prisoners: Drugs
- Employment Tribunals
Currently held offices
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee
- Shadow Minister (Wales)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 22 Nov 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Government Equalities Office (13 Nov 2008 to unknown)
- PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Lord Privy Seal), Leader of the House of Commons (13 Nov 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), HM Treasury (16 Oct 2008 to 13 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Home Office (16 Oct 2008 to 13 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (4 Aug 2008 to 16 Oct 2008)
- Member, Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (20 May 2008 to 27 Nov 2008)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (25 Oct 2007 to 4 Aug 2008)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (11 Oct 2007 to 25 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (26 Jul 2007 to 26 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (23 Jul 2007 to 11 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Team PPS), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (16 Jul 2007 to 23 Jul 2007)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State ), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
- Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (27 Apr 2007 to 3 Jun 2008)
- Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (18 Jul 2006 to 7 Nov 2007)
- Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (20 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, European Scrutiny Committee (29 Jun 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 79 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 19 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 76.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
- 65 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nia Griffith’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 322 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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