A selection of Celia Barlow's votes
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Voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2007
Voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT
Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
5 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2007
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
37 votes for, 1 vote against, 4 absences, between 2006–2009
Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2007
We have lots more plain English analysis of Celia Barlow’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Celia Barlow’s full vote analysis page for more.
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what recent representations she has received on provision of Jobcentre Plus services through the private sector.
What recent discussions he has had with relevant local authorities on the provision of primary schools in Hove; and if he will make a statement.
I thank the Minister for meeting me and my constituents and for meeting other parents in the autumn. Despite the Government's granting £44 million for schools in Brighton and Hove, the Tory-led council is still slashing money for young people, toddlers and training, including £600,000 from Sure Start. It still has not allocated the £5.7 million granted by her Department for a...
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Former Labour MP for Hove
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)
Topics of interest
- Communities and Local Government
- Schools and Families
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Smoke Alarms
- Middle East
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Fire Regulations
- Alcoholic Drinks/Drugs: Brighton and Hove
Other offices held in the past
- Member, South East Regional Select Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Ian Pearson, Parliamentary Under-Secretary), Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (16 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Ian Pearson, Economic Secretary), HM Treasury (16 Oct 2008 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Ian Pearson, Minister of State), Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Oct 2008)
- Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (27 Apr 2007 to 3 Jun 2008)
- Member, Procedure Committee (31 Oct 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- PPS (Ian Pearson, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 16 Jan 2007)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Celia Barlow’s speeches
- Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 80.36% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 94 people are tracking this MP
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 42 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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