Mike Kane

MP, Wythenshawe and Sale East

Wythenshawe and Sale East Labour

Mike Kane campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Mike Kane’s voting in Parliament

Mike Kane is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Mike Kane’s votes.

  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system 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
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes

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Mike Kane has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Schools that Work for Everyone 12 Sep 2016

    As the Secretary of State will know from her previous job, faith-based institutions are the biggest providers of schools on the planet. I think the grammar school issue is a smokescreen to hide the disastrous policy of the 50% arbitrary cap that this Government introduced, which has led to few schools being built in areas of demand and thousands of parents therefore being denied their choice....
  • Orgreave: Public Inquiry into Policing 20 Jul 2016

    It is important that not all police officers are tarred with the same brush on Orgreave. I have heard personal testimony from Greater Manchester police officers saying that they did not co-operate with the corrupt practices of South Yorkshire Police during the dispute. How does the Home Secretary suggest that I feed in that evidence?
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: UK Withdrawal from EU 18 Jul 2016

    To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether once Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union has been triggered it can be untriggered before the UK's negotiations on withdrawal from the EU have been completed.

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Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

Entered the House of Commons on 13 February 2014 — Byelection

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for International Development
  • Home Office
  • Department of Health
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Wheelchairs
  • Police: Finance
  • Manchester Airport: Air Passenger Duty
  • Asylum: Eritrea
  • British Overseas Territories: Companies

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (24 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (18 Mar 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 57 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Mike Kane’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 79 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 68.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 79 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mike Kane’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 53 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,218.55 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 12 October 2015July 2016

Date received: 12 October 2015

Date accepted: 12 October 2015

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 16 October 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Until 26 February 2016, unremunerated director of Movement for Change, Eurolink Centre, 49 Effra Road, London SW2 1B2. (Registered 12 June 2014; updated 04 August 2016)

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