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

We have lots more plain English analysis of Rob Marris’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Rob Marris’s full vote analysis page for more.

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

Recent appearances

  • Attorney General: Offence of Economic Crime 21 Jul 2016

    May I caution the Attorney General? Setting up an offence of failing to prevent a crime committed by another is a very serious step in our legal system. It could affect many hon. Members in everyday life. For example, if they failed to prevent someone from shoplifting, would they be committing a criminal offence? These kinds of things are very difficult and I urge caution on the Attorney General.
  • Charter for Budget Responsibility 20 Jul 2016

    I congratulate the right hon. Gentleman on his well-deserved promotion. The employment figures are fantastic and what the Government have done on tax avoidance is very laudable, but before he gets too self-congratulatory I caution him to bear in mind that we have had six years of falling living standards, with a bubble of household debt and a house price bubble; and in those six years the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Members: Correspondence 14 Jul 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, when he plans to respond to the letter to his Department from the hon. Member for Wolverhampton South West of 5 May 2016 on neighbourhood plans, reference ZA3476.

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Labour MP for Wolverhampton South West

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


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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)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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: 1 Aug 2016.


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