Liz Kendall

MP, Leicester West

Leicester West Labour

Liz Kendall campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Liz Kendall’s voting in Parliament

Liz Kendall is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Liz Kendall’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • EU Council 29 Jun 2016

    The renegotiations will clearly be difficult and will take some time. One area in which we must take more action now is improving the jobs, skills and infrastructure in our market towns and coastal areas, where many people feel that they have not seen the benefits of growth. May I ask the Prime Minister to work with local council leaders to make sure that the devolution deals being struck...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Midlands Engine 28 Jun 2016

    The result of last week’s referendum shows that there is deep discontent in many of our market towns and coastal areas, where people feel left out and left behind because they have not seen the benefits of economic growth. What steps will the Secretary of State take to ensure that the devolution agenda increases jobs, skills and infrastructure investment in some of these peripheral...

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Profile

Labour MP for Leicester West

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Education
  • Treasury
  • Women and Equalities
  • Health Services
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Epilepsy

Currently held offices

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Health) (Care and Older People) (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 17 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Liz Kendall’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 42 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 60.40% 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 — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 122 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 27 Jun 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on the programme ‘This Week’:
9 November 2015, £350 received for appearance on 22 October 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 November 2015)
1 December 2015, received £350 for appearance on 19 November 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 17 December 2015)
15 February 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 21 January 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 February 2016)
24 February 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 11 February 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 February 2016)
14 May 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 14 April 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2016)
12 November 2015, £203 received from Cheltenham Festivals, 109-111 Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7LS, for speaking on a panel. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 24 November 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Waheed Alli
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 22 May 2015

Date accepted: 23 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Tim Allan
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for office rent to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 26 May 2015

Date accepted: 26 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Patricia Hewitt
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 for office rent to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 26 May 2015

Date accepted: 26 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: David Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 for office rent to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 26 May 2015

Date accepted: 26 May 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Michael Craven
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 8 June 2015

Date accepted: 8 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Joanne Milligan
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 9 June 2015

Date accepted: 9 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Lord Clive Hollick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 10 June 2015

Date accepted: 10 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 June 2015)
Name of donor: Michael Foster
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 (increased to £10,000 on 4 July 2015), to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 24 June 2015

Date accepted: 24 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: Michael Foster
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000 loan, unsecured and interest free (adjusted to £10,000 on 4 July 2015, and repaid on 6 July 2015). This was to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party.

Date received: 24 June 2015

Date accepted: 24 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: Gurnek Bains
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 30 June 2015

Date accepted: 6 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: Thomas Woodward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000, to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 1 July 2015

Date accepted: 1 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: David Rowntree
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 23 June 2015

Date accepted: 23 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: Waheed Alli
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,475 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 23 June 2015

Date accepted: 24 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 July 2015)
Name of donor: Tom Chandos
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour party

Date received: 30 June 2015

Date accepted: 30 June 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 July 2015)
Name of donor: Eric Salama
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour party

Date received: 3 July 2015

Date accepted: 3 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 July 2015)
Name of donor: Dan Marks
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 9 July 2015

Date accepted: 9 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 August 2015)
Name of donor: Gina Miller
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 17 July 2015

Date accepted: 17 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 August 2015)
Name of donor: Stelio Stefanou
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £50,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 22 July 2015

Date accepted: 22 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 August 2015)
Name of donor: Margaret McDonagh
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,100 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 7 August 2015

Date accepted: 7 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 August 2015)
Name of donor: Janet Cohen
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation received on 6 August 2015)

Date received: 27 July 2015

Date accepted: 27 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 August 2015)
Name of donor: Janet Cohen
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation received on 27 July 2015)

Date received: 6 August 2015

Date accepted: 6 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 August 2015)
Name of donor: Stefanos Stefanou
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 27 July 2015

Date accepted: 27 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 August 2015)
Name of donor: Thomas Woodward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 3 August 2015

Date accepted: 3 August 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 August 2015)
Name of donor: Thomas Woodward
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party

Date received: 1 September 2015

Date accepted: 1 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 September 2015)
Name of donor: Fiona Mactaggart
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £750 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation received on 24 September 2015)

Date received: 12 September 2015

Date accepted: 12 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 October 2015)
Name of donor: Fiona Mactaggart
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 to support my campaign for leadership of the Labour Party (registered together with donation received on 12 September 2015)

Date received: 24 September 2015

Date accepted: 24 September 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 October 2015)
Name of donor: Patricia Hewitt
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 28 October 2015

Date accepted: 28 October 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 November 2015)
Name of donor: Alan Milburn
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 16 November 2015

Date accepted: 16 November 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 11 December 2015)
Name of donor: Stephen Byers
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 20 November 2015

Date accepted: 20 November 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 December 2015)
Name of donor: Michael Foster
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Date received: 2 December 2015

Date accepted: 14 December 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 December 2015)
Name of donor: Waheed Alli
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Date received: 8 December 2015

Date accepted: 8 December 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 December 2015)

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