Rosie Cooper

MP, West Lancashire

West Lancashire Labour

Rosie Cooper’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Rosie Cooper sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rosie Cooper generally voted against equal gay rights, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Rosie Cooper generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Rosie Cooper generally voted for reducing capital gains tax, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister: Engagements 22 Mar 2017

    Despite austerity, shocking pay increases were awarded to the board of the Liverpool clinical commissioning group, with a lay deputy chair now being paid more than £100,000 following a 43% increase. Will the Prime Minister agree to investigate the failures of governance within the CCG and the lack of scrutiny within the wider Liverpool health economy, and ensure that no mergers take...

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Labour MP for West Lancashire

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

Rosie Cooper campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Home Department
  • Work and Pensions
  • Education and Skills
  • Housing
  • Diabetes
  • Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Community Health Services: Liverpool
  • General Practitioners

Currently held offices

  • Member, Health Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 29 Oct 2012)
  • Member, Health Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (25 Jan 2010 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, North West Regional Select Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Justice Committee (6 Nov 2007 to 17 Mar 2008)
  • PPS (Mr Ben Bradshaw, Minister of State), Department of Health (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Lord Rooker, Minister of State), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (8 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (28 Jun 2005 to 12 Dec 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Rosie Cooper’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 108 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 42.20% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 9 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.
  • 140 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rosie Cooper’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 128 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights valued at approx. £8,500; accommodation (4 nights) and food valued at £1,652; other transport and hospitality to a value of approx £207; approx £10,359 in total

Dates of visit: 9-13 January 2017

Purpose of visit: to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong, and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development.

(Registered 06 March 2017)

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