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Alan Keen

Former Labour MP for Feltham and Heston

Spending on Welfare Benefits

There have been votes in Parliament on the level of spending on welfare benefits. Specific matters voted on include a cap on the overall amount the state spends on welfare each year, the rate of increase of various benefits, and the operation of specific benefits.

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Alan Keen voted a mixture of for and against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about a reduction in spending on welfare benefits:

  • On 15 Jun 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Welfare Reform Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 13 Jun 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Welfare Reform Bill — New Clause 2 — Childcare Element in Universal Credit Show vote
  • On 13 Jun 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Welfare Reform Bill — Clause 5 — Exclusion of Up to Fifty Thousand Pounds in an ISA from Capital Used to Determine Universal Credit Eligibility Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Welfare Reform Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Welfare Reform Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 19 Jan 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Education Maintenance Allowance Show vote
  • On 19 Jan 2011: Alan Keen was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Education Maintenance Allowance Show vote
  • On 9 Nov 2010: Alan Keen voted against reducing housing benefit for those who have been on Jobseekers Allowance for over a year. Show vote

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