Ian Lavery

MP, Wansbeck

Wansbeck Labour

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How Ian Lavery voted
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  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails

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Ian Lavery hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Labour MP for Wansbeck

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Probation
  • First Transpennine Express and Northern Rail
  • Universal Credit
  • Revenue and Customs
  • Taxation: Pensioners

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 24 Oct 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 67 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 87 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 76.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 65 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ian Lavery’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 159 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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 the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Unite the Union
(a) Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: trade union
(a) (Registered 16 April 2014)

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