Teresa Pearce

MP, Erith and Thamesmead

Erith and Thamesmead Labour

A selection of Teresa Pearce's votes

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  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details

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Teresa Pearce never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 24 Jun 2015

    Historically, 500 babies per year are damaged in the womb by sodium valproate, a drug prescribed for epilepsy. Although GPs are now more aware of the risks, the national archives show that the risks were well known by drug companies and Government as far back as 1973, yet mothers were kept in the dark. Will the Prime Minister urge his Health Secretary to meet me and a delegation of mothers...
  • Crown Prosecution Service — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 23 Jun 2015

    I beg to move, That this House has considered the work of the Crown Prosecution Service. I am honoured to open this debate under your chairmanship, Mrs Main. I think that this is the first time I have opened a debate with you in the Chair. It is very nice to see you there. The debate is on the important topic of the challenges facing the Crown Prosecution Service in the light of significant...

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Profile

Labour MP for Erith and Thamesmead

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

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Remploy
  • Education Maintenance Allowance
  • Students: Finance
  • Employment Schemes
  • Social Security Benefits: Fraud

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 78.38% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 17–18 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") 48 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jun 2015.

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