Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Angela Smith voted on key issues
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted moderately for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted moderately against a transparent ParliamentDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
Rolling stock provision in the North of England – Angela Smith.
What is the Secretary of State’s estimate of the cost to businesses of the severe travel disruption?
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps have been taken to prepare for conversion of the Eggborough power plant to biomass before the decision not to award Eggborough a green subsidy.
More of Angela Smith's recent appearances
Labour MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge
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Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Energy and Climate Change
- Departmental Speeches
- Departmental Legal Opinion
- Bovine Tuberculosis
- Eggborough Power Station
- Transport: Finance
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Administration Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 23 Jan 2012)
- Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Procedure Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 21 Mar 2011)
- Member, Transport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
- Member, Transport Committee (20 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Yvette Cooper, Chief Secretary), HM Treasury (29 Jan 2008 to unknown)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 14 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Yvette Cooper, Minister of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (11 Oct 2007 to 29 Jan 2008)
- PPS (Yvette Cooper, Minister of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (8 May 2006 to 11 Oct 2007)
- PPS (Yvette Cooper, Minister of State), Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (before 10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
- Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 70.46% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 7 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.
- 102 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Angela Smith’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 220 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: PO Box
4, Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire SK8 6QG
Amount of donation (or estimate of probable value): Flights with a value of £494.60, accommodation with a value of £110.97 and hospitality, transfers and other incidentals with a value of £314.97; total £920.54
Destination of visit: BASF Chemical complex, Ludwigshafen, Germany
Date of visit: 23-24 July 2013
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