Julie Cooper

Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care) (Community Health)

Burnley Labour

Julie Cooper’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agriculture: Subsidies 22 Mar 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what information his Department holds on what the maximum amount is that a national government can spend on farming subsidies according to World Trade Organisation rules.
  • Health and Social Care: NHS Dentists: Children’s Access 20 Mar 2018

    The Minister seems to be in denial. The British Dental Association reports that almost half of all NHS dentists are not accepting new patients—either adults or children. In several regions right across the country, from Yorkshire to Salisbury, patients are having to rely on the third world dental charity, Dentaid, with its now-famous wheelie bin dental surgeries. Does he think that that...

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Labour MP for Burnley

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Julie Cooper campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Kashmir: Politics and Government
  • Pupils: Disadvantaged
  • State Retirement Pensions: Age
  • Medical Records: Databases
  • Israel: Palestinians

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Health and Social Care) (Community Health) (since 9 Jan 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Health) (Community Health) (9 Oct 2016 to 9 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Julie Cooper’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 48 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.20% 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 16–17 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") 61 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Mar 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unison North West
Address of donor: Albert Square, Manchester M60 2LA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: David Riley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 July 2017)

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