How Lucy Powell voted
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Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
Voted moderately against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
Voted very strongly against reducing central government funding of local government Source
Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
Has never voted on paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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Lucy Powell never rebelled against their party in this parliament
It is good to see the Deputy Prime Minister this morning talking up family friendly working, but what is the right hon. Gentleman doing to ensure best practice on family friendly across the civil service, in particular on access to high quality and high level part-time and flexible opportunities? Is it not about time that the Government showed leadership, instead of lecturing others on what...
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many NHS staff have been made redundant and subsequently re-employed by NHS organisations on a (a) permanent and (b) fixed-term contract basis since May 2010.
I welcome yesterday’s announcement in Greater Manchester and put on record my gratitude to the leadership in Greater Manchester for their efforts. May I offer some advice to the Chancellor? If he wants to endear himself further to the voters of Manchester, he might consider the totality of his Government’s policies on the area. When will he consider going further in fiscal...
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Labour MP for Manchester Central
Entered House of Commons on 16 November 2012 — Byelection
Topics of interest
- Culture Media and Sport
- Innovation and Skills
- Children: Day Care
- Working Hours
- Pre-school Education
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 5 Nov 2014)
- Member, Transport Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Nov 2014.
(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) (Registered 15 April 2014)
(a) Address of donor: 77 Weston Street, London SE1 3SD
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(a) Donor status: registered party
(a) (Registered 16 April 2014)
Shareholder and unremunerated director of company New Road Management which owns the freehold of 6 flats on Camberwell New Road, London. (Registered 13 December 2012)
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