Rob Marris

MP, Wolverhampton South West

Wolverhampton South West Labour

Rob Marris campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Rob Marris’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Rob Marris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rob Marris consistently voted for higher taxes on alcoholic drinks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Rob Marris consistently voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Rob Marris generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Rob Marris has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Members: Correspondence 27 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he plans to respond to the letter from the hon. Member for Wolverhampton South West of 8 September 2016 on the brain tumour task and finish group, reference ZA5004.
  • Airport Capacity 25 Oct 2016

    I do not share this cosy consensus on airport expansion. Half the population each year does not fly; for environmental reasons, I have not flown for several years. The Secretary of State said today that this expansion would “further reduce…carbon emissions.” What a joke! Because of climate change, the Government should not be in the business of encouraging people to fly and...
  • Health Service Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill 24 Oct 2016

    First, may I say in passing that it does not sound very draconian if the powers have never been enforced? Section 260 of the 2006 Act refers to medical supplies and defines them, as I said earlier, as “surgical, dental and optical materials and equipment”. Will the Minister look at that definition, because it seems to me that it is not as wide as many people think, and therefore...

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Labour MP for Wolverhampton South West

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • HM Treasury
  • Cycling
  • Departmental Telephone Services
  • Climate Change
  • Commercial Confidentiality
  • Modern Apprenticeships

Currently held offices

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 12 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (18 Sep 2015 to 30 Jun 2016)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Shaun Woodward, Secretary of State), Northern Ireland Office (16 Jul 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Mr Shaun Woodward, Secretary of State), Northern Ireland Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 8 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

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Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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