Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Pat McFadden voted on key issues
- Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted very strongly for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted very strongly for restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted very strongly against reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
The core fact exposed by the release of documents a few weeks ago and in the Foreign Secretary’s statement today is that advice was given by this country in the run-up to an attack on the holiest place in Sikhism. Given that fact, and given the tremendous pain and grief over the broader events of 1984 in India, does the Foreign Secretary understand that there will be calls in the...
I very much welcome this debate and the emphasis that my hon. Friend the Member for Stoke-on-Trent Central (Tristram Hunt) has placed on teaching standards and quality. Teaching is a tough job, and those who devote their lives to helping children deserve our respect and admiration. I think we all remember the particular teachers who inspired us. I remember Jack McLaughlin, my English teacher...
I am coming on to what I would like from Ofsted in that situation. Nothing is more important for opportunity and social mobility than a good education. Mediocrity, low ambitions and a weary acceptance of failure cut off opportunity for young people. We need a strong determined response to this report and its verdict. What should the elements of that be? First, there is no point in shooting...
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Labour MP for Wolverhampton South East
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Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Home Department
- Departmental Public Expenditure
- Defence Training Review
- Community Support Officers
- Defence Training
- Departmental Senior Civil Servants
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
- Minister of State (Business, Innovation and Skills), Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (23 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
- Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (13 Oct 2009 to 23 Mar 2010)
- Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (10 Jun 2009 to 13 Oct 2009)
- Minister of State (Employment Relations and Postal Affairs), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (13 Jul 2007 to 10 Jun 2009)
- Minister of State, Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (28 Jun 2007 to 13 Jul 2007)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Cabinet Office (16 Jan 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office (25 Oct 2006 to 16 Jan 2007)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Cabinet Office (8 May 2006 to 25 Oct 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 72.88% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 462 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
(a) Name of donor: Wolverhampton South East CLP
(a) Address of donor: c/o Crescent House, Broad St, Bilston, WV14 0BZ.
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the money was raised at a fundraising event for the benefit of Wolverhampton South East Constituency Labour Party and another Constituency Labour Party in support of me and another Labour Party MP. The
(a) total raised was £25,366.86 (which includes no registrable donations) and Wolverhampton South East CLP received £12,683.43.
(a) Donor status: unincorporated association
(a) (Registered 18 July 2013)
8. Land and Property
House in Wolverhampton from which I receive rental income. (Registered 29 August 2012)
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