Clive Efford

MP, Eltham

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Eltham Labour

Clive Efford’s voting in Parliament

Clive Efford is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Clive Efford sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Clive Efford almost always voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Clive Efford consistently voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Clive Efford has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 21 Nov 2017

Recent appearances

  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 23 Nov 2017

    Can the Secretary of State explain how it is logical to cut stamp duty on houses worth less than £300,000, which will increase the price of properties, cut the tax coming in and benefit not first-time buyers but only those selling properties?
  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 23 Nov 2017

    Will the Secretary of State clarify what the Chancellor said yesterday about funds for fire safety precautions? Did he say that, where local authorities are told by an independent fire safety officer that sprinklers should be retrofitted in tower blocks, the Government will assist with paying for that to happen?
  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 23 Nov 2017

    Many of the things that have been welcomed in this Budget—and some things have been welcomed—by people outside this House are measures that we have been calling for since the downturn in 2008. If those measures are right now, they were right back then, which means that it is a consequence of austerity and the economic policies followed by the Tories that has made our economy...

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Labour MP for Eltham

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

Clive Efford campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Schools: Sports
  • Circle Holdings
  • Football
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders: Greenwich
  • Post Office

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Transport Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (7 Oct 2011 to 28 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 7 Feb 2011)
  • Member, London Regional Select Committee (14 Dec 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Transport Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (31 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)

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  • Has spoken in 53 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Clive Efford’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 29 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 87.50% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 47 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 131 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Clive Efford’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 414 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers' Union
Address of donor: 150 The Broadway, London SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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