Kate Osamor

Shadow Secretary of State for International Development

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Edmonton Labour/Co-operative

Kate Osamor’s voting in Parliament

Kate Osamor is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

However, Kate Osamor sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Kate Osamor generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Kate Osamor generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour/Co-operative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Visas 17 Jul 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent assessment she has made of the availability of translators and other support services for visa application interviews.
  • Humanitarian Situation in Mosul 12 Jul 2017

    I welcome the Secretary of State’s statement, and I particularly welcome the news of Mosul’s liberation after three years of oppression. It is important to defeat Daesh’s violent ideology wherever it emerges. I would like to pay tribute to the Iraqi security forces and the people of Mosul, who have shown remarkable courage in the face of Daesh’s continued oppression....
  • The Secretary of State Was Asked: UN Target: Aid 12 Jul 2017

    As well as recommitting to the UN target of spending 0.7% of gross national income on aid to developing countries, will the Secretary of State consult civil society before proposing any further changes to or relaxation of the rules on what ODA can be spent on?

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Edmonton

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

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Topics of interest

Kate Osamor campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for International Development
  • Department of Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Immigrants: Detainees
  • Immigration: Detainees
  • Turkey: Arrests
  • Homelessness
  • Temporary Accommodation

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (since 27 Jun 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Junior Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities (14 Jan 2016 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 14 Mar 2016)
  • Member, Education Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Kate Osamor’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 50 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") 41 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: Unite the union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TU

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my son, Ish Osamor, as Senior Communications Officer. (Registered 18 April 2016)

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