Heidi Alexander

MP, Lewisham East

Lewisham East Labour

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.

  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes

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Heidi Alexander occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Finance 5 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many meetings have taken place between NHS Improvement and NHS trusts to agree plans to improve their financial position since 15 January; which providers have had such meetings with NHS Improvement; and when each such meeting took place.
  • NHS Trusts: Finances 1 Feb 2016

    (Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement on what steps are being taken to improve the financial position of NHS trusts.
  • NHS Trusts: Finances 1 Feb 2016

    I am afraid the Minister seems to be in a state of denial. He claims that the settlement secured by the Department of Health in the spending review will sort the financial pressures that hospitals are under, but either he does not understand the scale of the problem or he simply has his head in the sand. In the past few weeks it has become abundantly clear that hospitals across the country...

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Labour MP for Lewisham East

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

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (since 14 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (since 17 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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: 14 Dec 2015.


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