Rachel Reeves

MP, Leeds West

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Leeds West Labour

Rachel Reeves’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • EU Exit Negotiations 15 Nov 2018

    The Prime Minister insists that this deal is in the national interest, but specifically on the economy, the agreement will ensure that we have no say in the rules that govern how we trade, it does not include services as part of free and frictionless trade, and it offers only the illusion of future trade deals. Given all this, does the Treasury believe that we will grow faster and create more...
  • Women and Equalities: Domestic Abuse Survivors: Workplace Policy 15 Nov 2018

    When I recently visited a Leeds Women’s Aid hostel, which does fantastic work throughout my city, it raised the problems experienced by women in low-paid work in accessing emergency accommodation. What support can the Government give to ensure that women feel confident enough to leave violent relationships and seek support?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Rogue Bailiffs 13 Nov 2018

    Following on from the question asked by my hon. Friend the Member for Wolverhampton North East (Emma Reynolds) about the experience of her constituent, 2.2 million people contacted by a bailiff in the past two years have experienced the bailiff pushing the legal limits—my hon. Friend’s constituent experienced that—including forced entry into a home, removing goods needed...

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Labour MP for Leeds West

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

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Topics of interest

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

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 6 Nov 2017)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Chair, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 12 Jul 2017)

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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from I. B. Tauris, 6 Salem Road, London W2 4BU:
15 March 2018, received a further royalty payment of £662.30. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 17 April 2018)
25 October 2017, received £150 from the Ilkley Literature Festival, 9 The Grove, Ilkley LS29 9LN, for an appearance at book festival. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 07 November 2017)
8 November 2017, received £150 from New Writing North, 3 Ellison Terrace, Ellison Place, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 8ST, for an appearance at the Durham Book Festival. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 November 2017)
16 November 2017, received £120 from the Political Quarterly, St Vincent, Market Street, Lynton EX35 6AF, for an article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 11 December 2017)
28 November 2017, received £150 for an appearance at the Henley Literature Festival, from the Henley Literature Festival, Suite 3, Royal House, 31 Station Rd, Henley RG9 1AT. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2017)
27 November 2017, received £150 for an appearance at the Cheltenham Literary Festival, 109-111 Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7LS. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 16 January 2018)
16 February 2018, received £200 from the British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, for writing the introduction to a book. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 20 February 2018)
8 June 2018, received £1,200 from Persephone Books Ltd, 59 Lamb's Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, for writing an introduction to a book. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 18 June 2018)
Payments received from Johnston Publishing ltd, Johnston Accounting Centre, Unex House, Suite B, Bourges Boulevard, Peterborough PE1 1NG, for columns in the Yorkshire Post:
11 July 2018, received £200 for 2 columns. Hours: 6 hrs (3 hrs on each column). (Registered 13 July 2018)
13 August 2018, received £100. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 October 2018)
12 September 2018, received £100. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 October 2018)
11 October 2018, received £100. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 October 2018)
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: £12,500

Date received: 17 October 2017

Date accepted: 31 October 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 01 November 2017)
Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 15 January 2018

Date accepted: 15 January 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 January 2018)
Name of donor: Paul Myners
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 26 July 2018

Date accepted: 26 July 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 August 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: food and accommodation while attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2018 Conference, total value £777.60

Date received: 18-20 January 2018

Date accepted: 18 January 2018

Donor status: company, registration 06913437

(Registered 14 February 2018)
Name of donor: Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society
Address of donor: Leeds City Museum, Cookridge Street, Leeds LS2 8BH

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £500 grant towards forthcoming book

Date received: 16 February 2018

Date accepted: 19 February 2018

Donor status: other

(Registered 20 February 2018)
Name of donor: Channel 4 Television
Address of donor: 124 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2TX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets to the British Academy Film Awards, total value £1,710 (£855 per ticket)

Date received: 18 February 2018

Date accepted: 18 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration 01533774

(Registered 05 March 2018)
Name of donor: Wimpole History Festival
Address of donor: 7 Downing Place, Cambridge CB2 3EL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation for me and my family with a value of £342

Date received: 23 June 2018

Date accepted: 23 June 2018

Donor status: other

(Registered 04 July 2018)

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