Rachel Reeves

Former MP, Leeds West

Leeds West Labour

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Former Labour MP for Leeds West

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Rachel Reeves campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Universal Credit
  • Government Procurement Card
  • Pay
  • Recruitment
  • Plants

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Treasury Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (7 Oct 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rachel Reeves’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 83 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 37.90% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 121 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 243 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
8 June 2016, received £150 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for an appearance on 'Any Questions'. Hours: 5 hrs plus 4 hrs travel. (Registered 30 June 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Graham Cole
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 13 December 2016

Date accepted: 9 January 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 January 2017)
Name of donor: CEG (Commercial Estates Group Ltd)
Address of donor: Sloane Square House, 1 Holbein Place, London SW1W 8NS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,800

Date received: 13 October 2016

Date accepted: 13 October 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02404081

(Registered 16 January 2017)
Name of donor: Sir David Garrard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,500

Date received: 2 February 2017

Date accepted: 7 February 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 22 February 2017)
Name of donor: Paul Myners
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 22 February 2017

Date accepted: 22 February 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 March 2017)
Name of donor: Sir David Garrard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500

Date received: 26 April 2017

Date accepted: 26 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 27 April 2017)

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