Mike Kane

Former Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

@MikeKaneMP https://facebook.com/mikekanemp

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Mike Kane is a former MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East.

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Former Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

Entered the House of Commons on 13 February 2014 — Byelection

Left the House of Commons on 30 May 2024 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Mike Kane campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for International Development
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Schools: Finance
  • Schools: Buildings
  • Isle of Wight Studio School: Closures
  • Primary Education: Free School Meals
  • Financial Services: Licensing

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Courts (Remote Hearings) Bill ( 8 May 2024 to 15 May 2024)
  • Member, Seafarers' Wages Bill [HL] Committee (11 Jan 2023 to 17 Jan 2023)
  • Member, Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [Lords] Committee ( 4 Feb 2021 to 9 Feb 2021)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (10 Apr 2020 to 30 May 2024)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools) ( 9 Oct 2016 to 10 Apr 2020)
  • 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)

Recent appearances

  • Transport: Fire and Rehire 16 May 2024

    The UK minimum wage is £11.44 an hour, but last week, here in Parliament, Peter Hebblethwaite, the chief executive officer of P&O, admitted that it paid seafarers £4.87 an hour. This has been an awful breach of trust. What more will the Minister do to stop companies acting like modern-day pirates of the high seas when it comes to fire and rehire?
  • Port Talbot Steelworks 30 Apr 2024

    It is an increasingly dangerous world, as the hon. Member for Scunthorpe (Holly Mumby-Croft) and the right hon. and learned Member for South Swindon (Sir Robert Buckland) said, so will the Secretary of State release an impact assessment on Britain losing its sovereign capability to produce virgin steel?
  • Defence Spending 24 Apr 2024

    While I welcome the increase to 2.5%, the modus operandi of this Secretary of State is to come to this House and announce billions of pounds of investment to get people salivating about it, only for it to never happen. Look at Northern Powerhouse Rail and High Speed 2. We know it, the country knows it and the brass knows it. The Times reports that we will fall to below 70,000 full-time...

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