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Liz Kendall’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Liz Kendall’s votes.

Last updated: 20 Jan 2020. Please share these votes responsibly.

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

Liz Kendall has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Coronavirus 26 Feb 2020

    What assessment have the Government made of the potential economic consequences of the spread of the coronavirus, globally as well as in Europe and in the UK? The Secretary of State will know that northern Italy is in lockdown and that other countries with a much greater spread of the disease have provided an economic stimulus because whole areas are shutting down. We are not there at all in...
  • Social Care 25 Feb 2020

    In the spirit of being constructive, let me mention, as I did during my speech, the huge and rising pressures on social care. There are 120,000 vacancies here and now. We need more than half a million care workers in a decade’s time just to keep up with rising demand—that is not to improve the system, but just to keep pace with demand. The proposed points-based system of immigration will...
  • Social Care 25 Feb 2020


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Labour MP for Leicester West

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Liz Kendall campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education
  • Women and Equalities
  • Health Services
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Motor Neurone Disease
  • Epilepsy

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Mar 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (Care and Older People) (7 Oct 2011 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Liz Kendall’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 83.33% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 169 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Feb 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on the programme ‘This Week’:
7 March 2019, received £350 for an appearance on 28 February 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 March 2019)
28 March 2019, received £350 for an appearance on 14 March 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 April 2019)
16 May 2019, received £350 for an appearance on 9 May 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 May 2019)
3 July 2019, received £350 for an appearance on 13 June 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 July 2019)
4 July 2019, received £350 for an appearance on 27 June 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 July 2019)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 28 August 2019

Date accepted: 25 September 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 November 2019)
Name of donor: Anthony Watson
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 for my election campaign

Date received: 14 November 2019

Date accepted: 14 November 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2020)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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