Mike Kane

MP, Wythenshawe and Sale East

Wythenshawe and Sale East Labour

Mike Kane’s voting in Parliament

Mike Kane is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Mike Kane’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes

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Mike Kane has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Profile

Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

Entered the House of Commons on 13 February 2014 — Byelection

Topics of interest

  • Department for International Development
  • Home Office
  • Department of Health
  • HM Treasury
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Wheelchairs
  • Police: Finance
  • Manchester Airport: Air Passenger Duty
  • British Overseas Territories: Companies
  • Developing Countries: Disability

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (24 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (18 Mar 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 64 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Mike Kane’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 75 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below 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.
  • 73 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mike Kane’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 49 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union (CWU)
Address of donor: 150 The Broadway, Wimbledon, London SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,809.08 in meeting the printing costs of campaign material

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 08 June 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,218.55 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 12 October 2015July 2016

Date received: 12 October 2015

Date accepted: 12 October 2015

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 16 October 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated director of Movement for Change, Eurolink Centre, 49 Effra Road, London SW2 1B2 (Registered 12 June 2014)

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