Debbie Abrahams’s voting in Parliament
Debbie Abrahams is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Debbie Abrahams’s votes.
Consistently voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2011
Voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, 4 absences, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2013–2016
Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 2 votes against, 6 absences, between 2011–2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 6 votes against, between 2011–2016
Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
2 votes for, 10 votes against, 6 absences, between 2011–2015
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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018
I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require public authorities to pay certain suppliers using project bank accounts; and for connected purposes. It is exactly a year ago today since the construction giant Carillion announced it was going into liquidation. At the time, there was widespread concern about what that would mean for the completion of major public sector...
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Labour MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth
Entered the House of Commons on 14 January 2011 — Byelection
Topics of interest
Debbie Abrahams campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department of Health
- International Development
- Universal Credit
- Vending Machines
- Children: Maintenance
- Personal Independence Payment
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (27 Jun 2016 to 11 Mar 2018)
- Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
- Member, Work and Pensions Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: UNISON
Address of donor: 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Secondment, via the Labour Party
, of a researcher for 2 days a week from 7 April 2017 to 9 March 2018; value £17,378.88. This was to support me in my shadow front bench
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 05 July 2017; updated 29 August 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until January 2018, joint ownership with my daughter of terraced house in Nottingham: (i). (Updated 20 July 2018)
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