A selection of Natascha Engel's votes
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Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
12 votes for, 5 votes against, 74 absences, between 2006–2017
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Almost always voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 14 votes against, 3 absences, between 2012–2014
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 5 absences, between 2007–2016
Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
1 vote for, 20 votes against, 33 absences, between 2013–2016
Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
6 votes for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, between 2007–2016
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With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: Government amendments (a) to (d) in lieu of Lords amendment 1. Lords amendments 2 to 11. Lords amendment 12, and Government motion to disagree. Lords amendment 209, and Government motion to disagree. Lords amendment 210, and Government motion to disagree. Government amendments (a) to (g) in lieu of Lords amendments 12, 209 and 210....
I must draw the House’s attention to the fact that financial privilege is engaged by Lords amendments 23, 138 and 139. If agreed by the House, I will cause an appropriate entry to be made in the Journal. I also remind the House that certain of the motions relating to the Lords amendments will be certified as relating exclusively to England and Wales, as set out on the selection paper....
With this it will be convenient to consider Lords amendments 2 to 147.
More of Natascha Engel’s recent appearances
Former Labour MP for North East Derbyshire
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election
Topics of interest
We don't know whether Natascha Engel campaigned to leave, or stay in the European Union
- Work and Pensions
- Communities and Local Government
- Home Department
- Dental Services: Standards
- Children: Maintenance
- Public Bills
- Work Capability Assessment
- Single Room Rent Restrictions
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Panel of Chairs (3 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (3 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Chair, Backbench Business Committee (11 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Chair, Backbench Business Committee (15 May 2013 to 14 May 2014)
- Chair, Backbench Business Committee (16 May 2012 to 25 Apr 2013)
- Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Chair, Backbench Business Committee (22 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
- Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (20 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- PPS (Rt Hon Liam Byrne, Minister of State), Cabinet Office (17 Dec 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Peter Hain, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (28 Jun 2007 to 24 Jan 2008)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 96 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Natascha Engel’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 0.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 14 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 85 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 235 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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