Rachel Reeves

MP, Leeds West

Leeds West Labour

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How Rachel Reeves voted
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  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails

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Rachel Reeves never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Universal Credit 17 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what estimate he has made of the number of universal claimants who will be self-employed once universal credit is fully rolled out.
  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Procurement 9 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what proportion of his Department's procurement expenditure was awarded to small and medium-sized enterprises in (a) direct procurement and (b) indirect procurement spend in (i) 2010, (ii) 2011, (iii) 2012 and (iv) 2013; and what the projected proportion is for (A) 2014, (B) 2015 and (C) 2016.
  • Points of Order 8 Jul 2014

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. The ministerial code of conduct makes it clear that Ministers must give accurate and truthful information to Parliament, correcting any inadvertent error at the earliest possible opportunity. On 11 June, I asked whether the Department for Work and Pensions’ business case for the implementation of universal credit had been approved by the Treasury. In...

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Labour MP for Leeds West

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Universal Credit
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Pay
  • Recruitment
  • Plants

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: UCATT
(a) Address of donor: 177 Abbeville Road, London SW4 9RL
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 21 February 2014)
(a) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(a) Name of donor: Sir David Garrard
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £60,000 given through the Labour Party to support me in my capacity as Shadow Secretary for Work and Pensions
(a) Date of receipt: 24 October 2013
(a) Date of acceptance: 31 October 2013
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 4 November 2013)
(a) Name of donor: Leeds West CLP via Central Labour Party
(a) Address of donor: c/o Labour Party, Kings Manor, Newcastle, NE1 6PA
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The money was raised at a fundraising event for the benefit of Leeds West Constituency Labour Party and Pudsey Constituency Labour Party in support of myself and the Labour Party Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for another constituency. The total raised was approximately £14,000 and I will receive approximately £7,000.
(a) Donor status: Unincorporated association
(a) (Registered 7 February 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel 
Address of donor: BM LFI, London W1N 3XX
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights costing £550, additional transport costing £60, and accommodation, food and drink with a value of: £640; total value of £1,250. (Some hospitality was also provided by the Israeli Government, Palestinian Authority and the IDC Herzliya.)
Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian territories
Date of visit: 7-9 January 2014
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories with defence and security focus
(Registered 14 January 2014)

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