Lord Adonis

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How Lord Adonis voted
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  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
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Lord Adonis hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Economic Leadership for Cities — Motion to Take Note 11 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I congratulate the noble Lords, Lord Goddard and Lord Scriven, and the noble Baroness, Lady Janke, on their excellent maiden speeches. They add lustre to the distinguished group of former and current leaders of local authorities in the House who play such a big part in our debates, and who will promote even more forcibly in future the cause of cities in our deliberations. I note...
  • Autumn Statement — Motion to Take Note 4 Dec 2014

    My Lords, I warmly endorse what the noble Viscount said about the economic importance of small businesses. May I also say how much we look forward to the maiden speech of the noble Lord, Lord Rose? In responding to questions yesterday, the noble Lord, Lord Deighton, said with refreshing candour: “I fully accept that this country has a long-term productivity problem”. He continued,...
  • Railways: East Coast Main Line — Statement 27 Nov 2014

    My Lords, as the Minister who created the East Coast company, I ask the Minister to join me in congratulating Karen Boswell and her fantastic staff at East Coast on providing a first-class public service since National Express left the public without any service on the east coast line five years ago. Can the Minister also confirm that, at 91%, East Coast has a record customer satisfaction...

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Labour Peer

Became a Lord on 23 May 2005

Other offices held in the past

  • Secretary of State, Department for Transport (10 Jun 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Minister of State, Department for Transport (6 Oct 2008 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Schools and Learners), Department for Children, Schools and Families (13 Jul 2007 to 6 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Children, Schools and Families (28 Jun 2007 to 13 Jul 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Schools), Department for Education and Skills (17 Jun 2005 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Education and Skills (11 May 2005 to 17 Jun 2005)


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  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 47 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 66.83% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 29 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
  • 43 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Adonis’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 769 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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