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.
Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2010–2016
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
5 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2013
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 6 votes against, between 2010–2017
Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
1 vote for, 1 vote against, 8 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
Yesterday, the Brexit Minister claimed that Parliament would have a meaningful vote on the final EU deal. Will the Prime Minister confirm that, under her plans, Parliament will either have to accept what the Government offer or fall back on World Trade Organisation rules and that, in the event of no deal, there will be no vote at all? In reality, is this not just a case of take it or leave...
Does my hon. and learned Friend agree that we must consider not just the timing of the vote but what happens if the House declines to accept the deal that the Government have put forward? The Prime Minister said on 25 January: “If this Parliament is not willing to accept a deal that has been decided on…with the European Union, then, as I have said, we will have to fall back on...
My hon. Friend is doing an excellent job of trying to scrutinise the implications of this Bill, yet we have less time on the Floor of the House to debate it than we would have in Committee for much less important Bills. Does my hon. Friend agree that while we want all these issues to be sorted out within two years, that might not happen, which is why we need transitional arrangements as well...
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Labour MP for Leicester West
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Liz Kendall campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Women and Equalities
- Health Services
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
- Motor Neurone Disease
Other offices held in the past
- Member, 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 27 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Liz Kendall’s speeches
- Has received answers to 12 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 WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 60.88% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 0 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.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 137 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 6 Mar 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the BBC
, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on the programme ‘This Week
14 May 2016
, received £350 for an appearance on 14 April 2016
. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 May 2016)
28 July 2016
, received £350 for an appearance on 22 July 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 August 2016
13 October 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 6 October 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 October 2016)
24 November 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 17 November 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 05 December 2016)
1 November 2016, received £350 for an appearance on 24 November 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 05 December 2016)
15 December 2016, received £350 for appearance on 8 December 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 December 2016)
16 February 2017
, received £350 for appearance on 9 February 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 February 2017)
15 August 2016, received £500 from Intelligence Squared
) Ltd, Newcombe House, 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LQ, for taking part in a debate on 4 July 2016. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 23 August 2016)
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