Heidi Alexander’s voting in Parliament
Heidi Alexander is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Heidi Alexander’s votes.
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
23 votes for, 4 votes against, 20 absences, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2016
Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
2 votes for, 16 votes against, 6 absences, between 2010–2015
Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, between 2013–2016
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2010–2016
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
2 votes for, 40 votes against, 9 absences, between 2013–2016
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
When his Department plans to publish its equality impact assessment on the proposed closure of Jobcentre Plus offices.
Nearly a quarter of the jobcentres earmarked for closure are in London, and, as the Minister will know, both the disability and the black and minority-ethnic unemployment rates are higher in the capital than elsewhere. Is the reason for the delay in the equality impact assessment the fact that it will show a disproportionate impact on the groups that typically need the most support to gain...
When will the Government notify other contracting parties to the European economic area agreement of their intention to withdraw from the EEA?
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Labour MP for Lewisham East
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Heidi Alexander campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Communities and Local Government
- Work and Pensions
- International Development
- South London Healthcare NHS Trust
- Housing Benefit
- Proceeds of Crime
Currently held offices
- Member, Health Committee (since 31 Oct 2016)
Other offices held in the past
- 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)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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