Rob Flello

MP, Stoke-on-Trent South

Stoke-on-Trent South Labour

Rob Flello campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Rob Flello’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Rob Flello’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes

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

Rob Flello has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Terrorist Attack: Nice: UK's Nuclear Deterrent 18 Jul 2016

    If time permits, I hope that my hon. Friend will mention an issue that affects a lot of my constituents in North Staffordshire. A lot of our young people join the military and put their lives on the line for this country. How can we stand here in this Chamber knowing that we are putting their lives on the line, but not giving them the back-up of a nuclear deterrent?
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Highways England: Vehicles 12 Jul 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many Highways England vehicles there are available for motorway patrol; how many such vehicles are deployed at any one time; and how many such vehicles deployed carry defibrillators.
  • Business of the House 7 Jul 2016

    For too long, Twitter, Facebook and other forms of social media have become more and more like the wild west, with people thinking they can post anything and say anything. My hon. Friend the Member for Redcar (Anna Turley) has a private Member’s Bill, but we need the Government to take much more drastic action, because the problem is spilling out into the wider world, as has been...

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Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent South

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

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Transport
  • Colombia
  • Coroners
  • Young Offenders
  • Chief Coroner
  • Abortion

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (8 Oct 2010 to 2 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Secretary of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Cabinet Office (11 Jun 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Ministry of Justice (6 Jun 2007 to 12 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Department for Constitutional Affairs (1 Feb 2007 to 6 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC, Secretary of State), Department for Constitutional Affairs (17 Aug 2006 to 1 Feb 2007)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (17 Jul 2005 to 30 Oct 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rob Flello’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 78 written questions in the last year — 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 53.27% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 59 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well 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.
  • 95 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rob Flello’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 259 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Road Haulage Association
Address of donor: Roadway House, Bretton Way, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: salary and national Insurance contributions of around £16,000 pa to be provided for an intern in my Parliamentary office in relation to my duties as Chair APPG Freight Transport and to support me in my work on the Transport Select Committee, from 10 June 2015 until August 2016

Date received: 10 June 2015

Date accepted: 10 June 2015

Donor status: company, registration 391886

(Registered 01 July 2015; updated 27 July 2016)
Name of donor: Road Haulage Association
Address of donor: Roadway House, Bretton Way, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: salary and national Insurance contributions of around £3,500 pa for the provision of staff time to support my Parliamentary office in relation to my duties as Chair APPG Freight Transport and to support me in my work on the Transport Select Committee, from 1 September 2016

Date received: 1 July 2016

Date accepted: 1 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 391886

(Registered 27 July 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,218.55 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 12 October 2015 – July 2016

Date of receipt: 12 October 2015

Date of acceptance: 12 October 2015

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 20 October 2015)

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