Lord Howarth of Newport

Labour

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How Lord Howarth of Newport voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for university tuition feesDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails

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Lord Howarth of Newport occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Prisons: Education and Training — Question 3 Apr 2014

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  • Prisons: Education and Training — Question 3 Apr 2014

    My Lords, whatever the Justice Secretary is now saying, is not the reality of the situation that his policy is preventing family and friends sending books to prisoners? Does not a state which treats its prisoners with gratuitous harshness and which seeks to suppress the life of the mind put itself and society to shame?
  • House of Lords Reform (No. 2) Bill — Second Reading 28 Mar 2014

    My Lords, every little counts. I add my applause for Mr Dan Byles and the noble Lord, Lord Steel, for this further small increment of Lords reform. It is good that the Bill will authorise the House to make arrangements for retirement and will disqualify people from non-attendance. On balance, it is also right that we should have the same provision as the House of Commons to exclude from...

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Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intelligence and Security (Cabinet Office) Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Culture, Media & Sport (28 Jul 1998 to 11 Jun 2001)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Employment and Equal Opportunities), Department for Education and Employment (5 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 1 written question in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
  • Has voted in 84.39% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 16 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 352 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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