Debbie Abrahams

MP, Oldham East and Saddleworth

Oldham East and Saddleworth Labour

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How Debbie Abrahams voted
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  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted strongly against increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails

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Debbie Abrahams hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Points of Order 1 Sep 2014

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I seek your guidance, if I may. On the day Parliament rose for the summer, the Government published the Oakley report on the communication and understanding of jobseeker’s allowance sanctions. This is the first opportunity I have had to raise the matter. How can the House scrutinise the Government when they behave in such an undemocratic way? When can we...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: EU Council, Security and Middle East 1 Sep 2014

    Four weeks ago, I led a multi-faith delegation from Oldham in presenting a petition to the Prime Minister asking for Parliament to be recalled in order to have a debate on how we can support sustainable peace in Gaza and Israel. Two weeks later, I wrote asking what progress had been made on the recall and whether we could also debate the ongoing crisis in Iraq. I am not still clear why the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Ukraine (Flight MH17) and Gaza 21 Jul 2014

    I offer my condolences to families and friends who lost loved ones on MH17. I agree that we need to have strong EU leadership with a single voice and to send a clear message to Russia. On Gaza, I am absolutely stunned by the Prime Minister’s change in tone. Will he unreservedly condemn the indiscriminate and disproportionate attacks on the Palestinian people, particularly civilian women...

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Labour MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth

Entered House of Commons on 14 January 2011 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Education
  • International Development
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Vending Machines
  • Medical Records: Databases
  • Developing Countries: Health Services
  • Kashmir
  • Strychnine

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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 my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: UNISON North West
(a) Address of donor: Arena Point, 1 Hunts Bank Manchester M3 1UN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: printing of leaflets (value £3,150) Donor status: Trade Union
(a) (Registered 13 June 2013)
(a) Name of donor: UNISON North West
(a) Address of donor: Arena Point, 1 Hunts Bank Manchester M3 1UN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: printing of newsletter and leaflets (value £2,269)
(a) Donor status: Trade Union
(a) (Registered 8 January 2014)
(a)  8. Land and Property
(a) Joint ownership with my daughter of terraced house in Nottingham

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