Mike Kane

Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools)

Wythenshawe and Sale East Labour

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 14 Nov 2018

    Asia Bibi spent eight years on death row in Pakistan for a crime that she did not commit. Since the High Court quashed her conviction, she has been in hiding. Weekend reports suggested that she had applied for asylum in Britain. Does the Prime Minister agree that Britain should be a beacon for human rights and for those fleeing religious persecution?
  • EU Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Advice: Education Funding 13 Nov 2018

    We have heard today of the impact of Tory austerity on education and of funding being slashed across every area of the Department, with early years, schools and further and higher education all being hit. Education urgently needs new investment right across the board. The Government must finally begin reversing their devastating cuts if they are to implement the Prime Minister’s promise...
  • EU Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Advice: Education Funding 13 Nov 2018

    They will not come in until 2022, and the Conservatives have already cut billions from the higher education service. As a direct consequence of the Government scrapping maintenance grants, our poorest students graduate with the highest debts. No one should be put off university due to a lack of money because of a fear of debt. Labour believes that education should be free. We will restore...

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Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East

Entered the House of Commons on 13 February 2014 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

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

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

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools) (since 9 Oct 2016)

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

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 39 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mike Kane’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 66 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 76.56% 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 114 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Institute for Research on the Signs of the Times (Discern)
Address of donor: 5 Lion Street, Floriana FRN 1514, Malta

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights for myself plus accommodation, food and expenses for both my wife and myself, total value £800

Destination of visit: Malta

Dates of visit: 20-22 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To give a lecture at the Institute for Research on the Signs of the Times (Discern).

(Registered 11 May 2018)

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