Steve Webb

Former Liberal Democrat MP for Thornbury and Yate


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Steve Webb is a former MP for Thornbury and Yate.

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Thornbury and Yate

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Also represented Northavon

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Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Pensions
  • Benefit Fraud
  • Tax Credits
  • Pension Credit
  • Child Support Agency

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions (13 May 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions ( 8 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change ( 7 Oct 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (20 Dec 2007 to 7 Oct 2008)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (10 May 2005 to 10 Mar 2006)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (31 Jan 2002 to 5 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions ( 1 Jun 2001 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) ( 1 Jun 1997 to 1 Jun 2001)

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