Lord Haskel

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How Lord Haskel voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on university tuition fees Source
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
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Lord Haskel hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • House of Lords (Expulsion and Suspension) Bill [HL]: Second Reading 24 Oct 2014

    My Lords, I, too, support the Bill. As others have said, in the two debates earlier this year—that on the report of the Labour Peers working group, referred to my by noble friend Lady Taylor, and that on the Steel Bill—many people referred to the fact that House of Lords reform would do better to proceed in small steps. The two Bills which tried to deal with the whole of House of...
  • Construction Industry — Motion to Take Note 23 Oct 2014

    My Lords, I recently had a significant birthday. At the party, I was asked why I joined the Labour Party 60 years ago. I replied that I joined because I saw it as a crusade for equality. Today, nowhere is inequality more visible than in housing. It was perhaps easier to overlook this inequality in more prosperous times, when credit was easier and prices were lower, but rising inequality tells...
  • Employment — Question 23 Oct 2014

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures they are taking to tackle under-employment and to help those working part-time who want a full-time job.

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Labour Peer

Became a Lord in 1993

Other offices held in the past

  • Government Whip (technically a Lord in Waiting, HM Household) (7 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)


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  • Has spoken in 31 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.
  • Has voted in 65.12% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
  • 5 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Haskel’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 259 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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