Kate Osamor

Shadow Secretary of State for International Development

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: 22 Feb 2017

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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)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 9 Nov 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Junior Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities (14 Jan 2016 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 14 Mar 2016)
  • Member, Education Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 1 Feb 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Kate Osamor’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 49 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 73.88% 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") 39 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: British Council
Address of donor: 2nd Floor North, The Quorum, Bond St, Bristol BS1 3AE

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £2,151.33

Destination of visit: Nigeria

Date of visit: 27 February - 5 March 2016

Purpose of visit: programme to stimulate connections in education. Debate key issues with young activists.

(Registered 04 April 2016)
Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware HA8 8RH (2) 21st KM, Kanakapura Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights £653.05 (2) hospitality, including accommodation, meals and transport, £650

Destination of visit: India

Date of visit: 10-14 March 2016

Purpose of visit: World Culture Festival

(Registered 04 April 2016; updated 11 April 2016)
Name of donor: The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Address of donor: Chemin de Blandonnet 8, 1214 Vernier - Geneva, Switzerland

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, visa, local transportation, interpreters and meals, with a total value of £3,549

Destination of visit: Vietnam

Date of visit: 3-7 July 2016

Purpose of visit: as part of the Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases APPG, to witness the country’s contribution to the mission of the Global Fund to save lives, prevent infections and strengthen health systems.

(Registered 21 July 2016)
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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