Pat McFadden

MP, Wolverhampton South East

Wolverhampton South East Labour

Pat McFadden’s voting in Parliament

Pat McFadden is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Pat McFadden’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Pat McFadden’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Pat McFadden’s full vote analysis page for more.

Pat McFadden occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Syria 26 Nov 2015

    It is, of course, critical we learn the lessons from the past, but it is also critical we escape the trap that sees ISIL and their affiliates as always being a reaction to what we do. They are not children. They are adults who are fully and entirely responsible for what they do. If we take the decision the Prime Minister is going to put before the House, it will not just extend our...

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Labour MP for Wolverhampton South East

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Sickle Cell Diseases
  • European Union
  • Defence Training Review
  • Community Support Officers

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (since 20 Oct 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Nov 2011 to 24 Nov 2014)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Employment Relations and Postal Affairs) (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Jun 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 66.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 22 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 63 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Pat McFadden’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 527 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Dr Kartar Lalvani OBE
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Date received: 30 April 2015

Date accepted: 6 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 June 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Wolverhampton: (i) and (ii) from which I receive rental income. (Registered 29 August 2012)

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