Liz McInnes

MP, Heywood and Middleton

Heywood and Middleton Labour

Liz McInnes campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Liz McInnes’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Liz McInnes sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Liz McInnes consistently voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Liz McInnes has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • National Arthritis Week — [Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] 20 Oct 2016

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Betts, and an honour to be mistaken for my very athletic hon. Friend the Member for Neath (Christina Rees). I thank the hon. Member for Strangford (Jim Shannon) for championing this debate. I know from my role as the chair of the all-party parliamentary group on medical research that this debate on arthritis has been a long time coming,...
  • National Arthritis Week — [Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] 20 Oct 2016

    I thank my right hon. Friend for that relevant intervention. We must never forget the usually unpaid work that carers do and the vast contribution they make to keeping people out of hospital and saving the NHS money. As many other hon. Members have done, I also thank Arthritis Research UK for the work it does highlighting the issues around this disease, which affects nearly one in six people...
  • BHS 20 Oct 2016

    It is a pleasure to follow so many great speakers. I thank my right hon. Friend the Member for Birkenhead (Frank Field) for his work and chairmanship of the Work and Pensions Committee in producing this joint report, alongside my hon. Friend the Member for Hartlepool (Mr Wright), whom I thank for his chairmanship of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee. I also thank those...

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Labour MP for Heywood and Middleton

Entered the House of Commons on 10 October 2014 — Byelection


Topics of interest

  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service: Staff
  • County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service: Staff
  • Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service: Standards
  • Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service: Staff
  • East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (since 10 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (18 Sep 2015 to 28 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (13 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Health Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 143 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Liz McInnes’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 97 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 77.58% 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.
  • 59 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Liz McInnes’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 97 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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