Pat McFadden

Labour MP for Wolverhampton South East

@patmcfaddenmp

Pat McFadden’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Pat McFadden generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Pat McFadden has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill 22 Oct 2019

    Does the Prime Minister agree with himself when he said: “We should go into those renegotiations with a clear agenda: to root out the nonsense of the social chapter—the working time directive and the atypical work directive and other job-destroying regulations.”? If that is what he said then, why should we believe a word he says on this now?
  • Prime Minister’s Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    Further to that point of order, Mr Speaker. This is a slightly odd situation. My question is really for the Leader of the House, but because he made a point of order rather than a business statement, I find myself having to put it to you—although of course he is very welcome to get to his feet and help us to clarify matters if he wants to. What a lot of us want to know about Monday is...
  • Prime Minister’s Statement: European Union (Withdrawal) Acts 19 Oct 2019

    When Labour was in government, we legislated to go beyond European minimums many times, which included granting 6 million workers an extra eight days’ paid leave. For much of the time we were doing that, it was being vociferously opposed by the Conservative Opposition, and particularly by the present Prime Minister, who built his journalistic career on attacking measures of that kind. The...

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Labour MP for Wolverhampton South East

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

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Topics of interest

Pat McFadden campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Defence
  • Department of Health
  • Home Department
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Sickle Cell Diseases
  • European Union
  • Department for International Trade: Staff
  • Defence Training

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (20 Oct 2014 to 5 Jan 2016)
  • Member, Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (14 Nov 2011 to 24 Nov 2014)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (9 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Employment Relations and Postal Affairs) (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Jun 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Pat McFadden’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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 58 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Pat McFadden’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 641 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The MacGill Summer School
Address of donor: MacGill School, Main Street, Glenties, Co Donegal, Ireland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return flight, £200; overnight accommodation and evening meal, approx. £90; transport to and from airport, estimated at £100; total value approx. £390

Destination of visit: Glenties, Co Donegal, Ireland

Dates of visit: 21-22 July 2019

Purpose of visit: To give a speech at the MacGill Summer School.

(Registered 08 August 2019)

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