Gemma Doyle

Former MP, West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Labour

A selection of Gemma Doyle's votes

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  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes

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Former Labour MP for West Dunbartonshire

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Justice
  • Scotland
  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • Africa
  • Defence Infrastructure Organisation
  • Departmental NDPBs
  • State Visits: Vatican
  • Ministry of Defence Police

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (8 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Gemma Doyle’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 15 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.88% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below 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.
  • 37 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 99 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: BM LFI, London W1N 3XX
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, food & drink and additional transport, total cost £1,800
Destination of visit: Israel and Palestinian Territories
Date of visit: 29 September - 4 October 2013
Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit with a focus on defence and security.
(Registered 14 April 2014)
Address of donor: PO Box 31966, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, food and drink, total £3,500
Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE
Date of visit: 16-19 November 2013
Purpose of visit: to meet with government ministers, members of the Federal National Council, senior business figures and NGOs, together with British diplomats to further relations between the UK and UAE.
(Registered 14 April 2014)

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