Lord Rooker

Labour

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How Lord Rooker voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted very strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted moderately for university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted very strongly against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails

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Lord Rooker occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: Folic Acid 9 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Earl Howe on 24 February (HL Deb, col. 706), what was the age distribution of those from whom the blood samples for folate status analysis were taken; and what was the breakdown of country of collection.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: Folic Acid 9 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Earl Howe on 24 February (HL Deb, col. 706), what was the cost of collecting the blood samples for folate status analysis.
  • Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: Folic Acid 9 Apr 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Earl Howe on 24 February (HL Deb, col. 706), what was the cost of processing the blood samples for folate status analysis.

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Labour Peer

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister of State (Sustainable Farming, Food and Animal Welfare), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (19 Oct 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
  • Minister of State (Sustainable Food and Farming and Animal Health), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (28 Sep 2007 to 19 Oct 2007)
  • Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (28 Jun 2007 to 28 Sep 2007)
  • Minister of State (Sustainable Farming and Food), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (6 Jun 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (10 May 2006 to 6 Jun 2006)
  • Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office (11 May 2005 to 10 May 2006)
  • Minister of State (Regeneration and Regional Development), Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (29 May 2002 to 11 May 2005)
  • Minister of State (Asylum and Immigration), Home Office (11 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • Minister of State, Department of Social Security (28 Jul 1999 to 8 Jun 2001)
  • Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (5 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1999)

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 20 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 68.85% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 21 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 26 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Rooker’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 2023 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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