Helen Hayes’s voting in Parliament
Helen Hayes is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Helen Hayes’s votes.
Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
0 votes for, 21 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2016
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 2 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2016
Consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2016
Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, 2 absences, between 2015–2017
Almost always voted for more EU integration Show votes
26 votes for, 4 votes against, 5 absences, between 2016–2017
We have lots more plain English analysis of Helen Hayes’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Helen Hayes’s full vote analysis page for more.
Helen Hayes has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2017
I thank my hon. Friend for securing this important debate. Does she agree with me that the role that the increase in the number of children living in the private rented sector has on child poverty is an important consideration? One in four children grow up in the private rented sector, more than a quarter of those homes do not meet the decent homes standard and almost half of those families...
The previous chair of King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust resigned because he had concluded that the funding provided for King’s had placed the trust in an impossible position. The current interim chair has said that the proportion of GDP spent on health and social care needs to rise to match that in other European countries if our NHS is to be sustainable. When will the...
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Labour MP for Dulwich and West Norwood
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Helen Hayes campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Education
- Department for Work and Pensions
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Home Office
- Children in Care
- Fertility: Medical Treatments
- Solar Power
- Syria: Armed Conflict
Currently held offices
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 46 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Helen Hayes’s speeches
- Has received answers to 68 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 90.32% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 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") 87 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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