Pat Glass campaigned to remain in the European Union
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Pat Glass’s voting in Parliament
Pat Glass is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Pat Glass’s votes.
Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Show votes
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
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Pat Glass has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Walker. This has been a very full debate, with many important contributions. I pay particular tribute to the right hon. Member for Orkney and Shetland (Mr Carmichael) for securing the debate. I was going to say that Opposition Members welcome it, but judging by the tone of the debate as a whole, I think it is welcomed right across the...
I am simply pointing out that the company is operating in our waters and that we need collectively to do something about it. We are an island nation, a net importer, and we are now leaving the European Union. We have the largest port sector in Europe in terms of tonnage handled and, as has been said, we have millions of ferry passengers every year. Our economic, social and security interests...
I understand that my private Member’s Bill is mentioned regularly in the House in business questions and that the Leader of the House’s response is that he is waiting for me to come forward with some costs. We are talking about a private Member’s Bill, which means that there is only me. The Leader of the House has an array of civil servants who are willing and able to...
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Labour MP for North West Durham
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Work and Pensions
- Innovation and Skills
- Social Services
- Special Educational Needs
- Fuel Poverty
- Academies: Special Educational Needs
- GCE AS-level
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Transport) (since 9 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Education (27 Jun 2016 to 29 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (5 Jan 2016 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Education) (18 Sep 2015 to 5 Jan 2016)
- Member, Education Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Pat Glass’s speeches
- Has received answers to 4 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 68.80% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 147 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 9 Jan 2017.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: GMB Union
Address of donor: 1 Mosley St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1YE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to pay for election leaflets
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 15 April 2016
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my niece, Sarah Gannon, as an Apprentice.
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