Teresa Pearce

MP, Erith and Thamesmead

Erith and Thamesmead Labour

Teresa Pearce’s voting in Parliament

Teresa Pearce is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Teresa Pearce’s votes.

  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes

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Teresa Pearce never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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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

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (Housing) (since 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 7 Jul 2015)

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 15 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 43 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 76.71% 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.
  • 112 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Teresa Pearce’s activity
  • 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: 28 Sep 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
£2,500 received from Link Scheme, 4 Cardlake Park, Beckwith Head Road, Harrogate HG3 1RY, for attending meetings of the Link Consumer Credit Council, in my capacity as a Senior Independent Member. Fee paid direct to a community organisation. Hours: approx. 6 hrs between August 2014 and February 2015. (Registered 23 January 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: GMB National Office, 22 Stephenson Way, Euston NW1 2HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,840

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 26 January 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Paul O’Neil, as Constituency Office Manager.

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