A selection of Sally Keeble's votes
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Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
31 votes for, 1 vote against, 10 absences, between 2006–2009
Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
9 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2003–2007
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2007
Voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2004–2010
Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
3 votes for, 1 vote against, 4 absences, between 1999–2007
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To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many parents who use childcare vouchers also claimed the childcare element of working tax credit in the last 12 months.
I shall be brief, as I know that others also wish to comment. I am proud to have taken responsibility for the Bill. I am only sorry that my hon. Friend the Member for Denton and Reddish (Andrew Gwynne) was unable to do so, although I suspect that he is watching our proceedings on television, as he has before. The Bill has cross-party consensus, but coming at the end of the Session it has had...
I am going to be quite honest about this. Opposition Members have to make up their minds about which side they are on. On Second Reading, another Member said: "My heart goes out to the people of heavily indebted poor countries."-[ Official Report, 26 February 2010; Vol. 506, c. 580.] He then proceeded to block the entire Bill from going through, to the outrage of many members of the public....
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Former Labour MP for Northampton North
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)
Topics of interest
- Home Department
- International Development
- Communities and Local Government
- Secure Training Centres
- Secure Training Centres: Restraint Techniques
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Treasury Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Draft Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (28 May 2004 to 21 Sep 2004)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for International Development (29 May 2002 to 13 Jun 2003)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions (11 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
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- Has spoken in 58 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Sally Keeble’s speeches
- Has received answers to 90 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 73.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 63 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 502 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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