Rachel Reeves

MP, Leeds West

Leeds West Labour

Rachel Reeves campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Rachel Reeves’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Rachel Reeves’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes

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

Rachel Reeves has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Economic Growth 25 Oct 2016

    The floods in Yorkshire, including in Leeds, last Boxing day caused devastation, and many businesses have still not reopened. What conversations is the Chancellor having with insurance companies, which have restricted cover, increased premiums and put up excesses, thereby not only risking creating ghost towns in many of our communities, but risking jobs, too?
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Asbestos 24 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much her Department allocated for asbestos removal for schools in each year from 2010 to 2016.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Asbestos 24 Oct 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many schools applied to the Education Funding Agency for funding for asbestos removal between 2010 and 2016; and what the (a) name, (b) type and (c) local authority is of each such school.

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Labour MP for Leeds West

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


Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 26 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

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: Sir David Garrard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000

Date received: 14 March 2016

Date accepted: 14 March 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 30 March 2016)

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