Heidi Alexander

Former MP, Lewisham East

Lewisham East Labour

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Recent appearances

  • Exiting the European Union: Great Repeal Bill: Future Trade Terms 27 Apr 2017

    I have asked Ministers six times in the last three months how the Government plan to extract us from the European economic area. Not once have I got a straight answer. Throwing away our membership of the single market with no plan for a vote in Parliament is the single largest act of economic self-harm and democratic nihilism that I can imagine. In which year does the Minister believe we...
  • Exiting the European Union: Topical Questions 27 Apr 2017

    Far from there being an extra £350 million a week to spend on the NHS following Brexit, we are likely to face an NHS staffing crisis and slower access to cancer drugs and treatments because of the loss of the European Medicines Agency. Is the Secretary of State going to put that sign on a bus in the next few weeks?
  • Legislating for Uk Withdrawal from the EU 30 Mar 2017

    Despite Government protestations to the contrary, leaving the EU does not automatically and necessarily mean leaving the single market. Equally, leaving the treaty of the European Union does not automatically and necessarily mean leaving the European Economic Area agreement. Will the right hon. Gentleman’s so-called repeal Bill repeal the European Economic Area Act 1993 and will every...

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Former Labour MP for Lewisham East

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

Heidi Alexander campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Work and Pensions
  • International Development
  • Land
  • Afghanistan
  • South London Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Housing Benefit
  • Proceeds of Crime

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Health Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (17 Jun 2015 to 10 Feb 2016)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (9 May 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (19 Mar 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 26 Nov 2012)

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Heidi Alexander’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — 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 72.59% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 150 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 238 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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Last updated: 2 May 2017.

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