Heidi Alexander

MP, Lewisham East

Lewisham East Labour

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Heidi Alexander’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Heidi Alexander’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Heidi Alexander’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Heidi Alexander’s full vote analysis page for more.

Heidi Alexander has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Outcome of the EU Referendum 27 Jun 2016

    Can the Prime Minister tell us what justification the Leader of the House and the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland have given him for claiming that, should we leave the European Union, there would be 350 million a week to spend on the NHS?
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Nurses 14 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the (a) standard and (b) higher rate for NHS-funded nursing care is for 2016-17.

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Labour MP for Lewisham East

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

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Work and Pensions
  • International Development
  • Land
  • Afghanistan
  • South London Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Housing Benefit
  • Proceeds of Crime

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 2015 to 10 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (9 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (19 Mar 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 26 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

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