Peter Dowd

Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury

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Bootle Labour

Peter Dowd’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Peter Dowd sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Peter Dowd generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Peter Dowd has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

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Labour MP for Bootle

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

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Topics of interest

Peter Dowd campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Probate
  • Taxation: Environment Protection
  • Further Education
  • Tax Avoidance: Sports and Entertainments
  • Excise Duties: Motor Vehicles

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (since 9 Feb 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Financial Secretary (Treasury) (6 Oct 2016 to 9 Feb 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 45 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Dowd’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 36 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.
  • 88 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Peter Dowd’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 90 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys:
8 January 2016, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
30 March 2016, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
12 May 2016, received £80. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 29 December 2016)
23 June 2016, received £40. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 29 December 2016)
10 August 2016, received £80. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 29 December 2016)
1 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 December 2016)
20 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 December 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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