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Liberal Democrat MP for Leeds North West
- Entered Parliament on 5 May 2005 — General election
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- Register of Members’ Interests
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Greg Mulholland voted on key issues:
- Voted very strongly against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for more EU integration. votes
- Voted very strongly against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year. votes
- Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted very strongly against introducing ID cards. votes
- Voted moderately against replacing Trident. votes
- Voted against a smoking ban. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted moderately for equal gay rights. votes
- Voted moderately for increasing the rate of VAT. votes
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted strongly against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests. votes
- Voted moderately against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted moderately for a transparent Parliament. votes
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- Quite often rebels against their party in this parliament.
Topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Departments: Health, Home Department, Communities and Local Government, Justice, Transport
- Subjects (based on headings added by Hansard): Incontinence: Medical Equipment, Departmental Official Hospitality, Asylum: Deportation, Care Homes, Dental Services: Leeds
(based on written questions asked by Greg Mulholland and answered by departments)
Public Bill Committees (sittings attended)
- Health and Social Care Bill Committee (12 out of 12)
- Further Education and Training Bill Committee (4 out of 4)
- Education and Inspections Bill Committee (19 out of 21)
- Animal Welfare Bill Committee (8 out of 8)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (14 May 2013)
“The latest dismal figures from the giant pub company Enterprise Inns show the disaster that the leased pub company model has been for the British economy. The boss paid himself nearly £1 million last year, while his tenants are struggling to make a living and are subsidised by the taxpayer, through tax credits, to the tune of millions of pounds. Will my hon. Friend conduct a Treasury...”
- Business of the House (25 Apr 2013)
“A few weeks ago we had a debate on the lack of accountability in the NHS and I am afraid it appears that we need another one. On 19 April, these comments were made in Computer Weekly about Sir Bruce Keogh’s decision to suspend surgery at Leeds: “Keogh, first by requesting unverified data, then by ignoring the data's obvious faults, then by breaching usual procedure in not seeking...”
- Written Answers — Health: Patients: Death (24 Apr 2013)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many (a) mortality alerts and (b) reviews there have been in the NHS in England in the last three months; and in how many cases services were suspended whilst reviews or investigations took place; (2) how many (a) mortality alerts and (b) reviews are currently under investigation in the NHS in England; and in how many cases services have...”
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- Has spoken in 77 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 34 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 67.53% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 10 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 253 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 7 May 2013. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source). Read 2004/05 – 2008/09 and 1st quarter 2009/10 receipts.
|Type||2008/09 (ranking out of 647)||2007/08 (ranking out of 645)||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05||2003/04||2002/03||2001/02|
|Staying away from main home||£22,646 (162nd)||£23,083 (joint 1st with 142 others)||£20,828 (joint 361st with 1 other)||£18,824|
|Office running costs||£23,980 (69th)||£24,371 (63rd)||£28,903 (26th)||£28,064|
|Staffing costs||£94,059 (358th)||£84,532 (425th)||£83,244 (363rd)||£75,929|
|Communications Allowance||£10,369 (188th)||£10,010 (127th)||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Travel||£10,115 (195th)1||£8,873 (260th)2||£9,045 (269th)||£5,824|
|Members' Staff Travel||£390 (191st)||£493 (joint 213th with 1 other)||£910 (139th)||£280|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£81 (joint 310th with 1 other)||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£4,195 (245th)||£1,642 (69th)||£1,761 (121st)||£1,012|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||£3,180 (214th)||£5,874 (111th)||£3,093||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£1,174 (joint 370th with 1 other)||£1,082 (joint 276th with 17 others)||£1,082|
|Total||£165,835 (118th)||£157,358 (133rd)||£151,647 (71st)||£134,108|