Karl Turner

Former MP, Kingston upon Hull East

Kingston upon Hull East Labour

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How Karl Turner voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Karl Turner hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull East

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Transport
  • Department for Transport
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Shipping: Exhaust Emissions
  • Tonnage Tax
  • Shipping
  • Railways: North of England
  • Secure Training Centres: Restraint Techniques

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Solicitor General (since 3 Dec 2014)
  • Opposition Assistant Whip (Commons) (since 11 Jan 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 21 Jan 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 41 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 45 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 75.06% 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 66 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 88 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

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