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.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
1 vote for, 22 votes against, 3 absences, between 2014–2016
Consistently voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, between 2015–2017
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, 3 absences, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs
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Mike Kane has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will estimate the cost to the public purse of ensuring that no school receives a reduction in funding as a result of the national funding formula in the 2018-19 financial year.
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will ensure that the Government increases its funding for local authorities sufficiently to ensure that no school will receive a cut in funding as a result of the imposition of the national funding formula.
There is a scientific law known as Graham’s law, which says that gaseous material expands to fill the room. In the graveyard shift, with four contributions, we have gone on for quite some time and explored these very important issues in great detail. We are beginning to get some more clarity about the Government’s thinking. I thank the hon. Member for Motherwell and Wishaw...
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Labour MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East
Entered the House of Commons on 13 February 2014 — Byelection
Topics of interest
Mike Kane campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department for Education
- Department for International Development
- Department of Health
- Home Office
- HM Treasury
- Schools: Buildings
- Financial Services: Licensing
- Asylum: Eritrea
- Schools: Finance
- Health Services: Greater Manchester
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
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 38 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Mike Kane’s speeches
- Has received answers to 52 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 88.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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") 83 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.
2. (a) Support linked to an MP
but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Community the Union
Address of donor: 456c Caledonian Road, London N7 9GX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 30 June 2017
Name of donor: World Vision UK
Address of donor: 11 Belgrave Road, London SW1V 1RB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation, visa and in country expenses with a total value of £1,450
Destination of visit: Sierra Leone
Dates of visit: 4-9 September 2016
Purpose of visit: To look at the lack of child protection in post-Ebola health strategy.
(Registered 05 October 2016
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