Bridget Phillipson

Houghton and Sunderland South Labour

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails

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Bridget Phillipson never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Defence: Armed Forces: Pay 10 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) if he will place in the Library a copy of his Department's notice 2014DIN01-021, Revision of cost-of-living addition salary bands; (2) if he will place in the Library a copy of his Department's notice 2014DIN01-032, Increase in the rate of excess fares allowance from 6 April 2014.
  • Written Answers — Education: Priority School Building Programme 10 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education pursuant to the answer of 12 March 2014, Official Report, column 250W, on schools construction, if he will place in the Library a copy of his Department's non-firm, estimated dates for the start and finish of construction for each PSBP school.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: New Clause 1 — Childcare provision 8 Apr 2014

    I will make a brief contribution and put on record just how much progress was made under the previous Labour Government. Child care was previously regarded as something for families to deal with on their own. When Labour came to power in 1997, there was no guarantee that children had access to a nursery place. In many areas, nursery school provision was such that there simply were not the...

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Labour MP for Houghton and Sunderland South

Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Departmental Work Experience
  • Asylum
  • Defence: Procurement
  • Reserve Forces
  • Housing Benefit

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Procedure Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 11 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

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 79 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 57.62% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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") 36 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

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