Rebecca Long-Bailey

Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

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Salford and Eccles Labour

Rebecca Long-Bailey’s voting in Parliament

Rebecca Long-Bailey is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Rebecca Long-Bailey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rebecca Long-Bailey generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Rebecca Long-Bailey generally voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Topical Questions 7 Nov 2017

    Last week, the Secretary of State repeatedly refused to confirm, when pressed by the Select Committee, that the energy price cap would be in place by next winter. Media reports have also suggested that the Government have already told energy investors that the draft legislation will be ditched if they feel the big six power firms are doing enough to tackle high bills. I therefore ask the...
  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Topical Questions 7 Nov 2017

    I am afraid that answer simply created even more ambiguity, so let us try a different topic. The Government scheme to deal with the social care back payment announced on 1 November has been cited as “inadequate” by many care businesses and organisations, as it does not address the fact that many providers simply cannot afford to pay due to funding cuts, and some workers will not...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Industry 30 Oct 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, when he plans to publish the Industrial Strategy White Paper.

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Labour MP for Salford and Eccles

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

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Topics of interest

Rebecca Long-Bailey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Welfare Tax Credits
  • Wholesale Trade: Alcoholic Drinks
  • Blood: Contamination
  • Business: Pay
  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority: Contracts

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (since 9 Feb 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (27 Jun 2016 to 9 Feb 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Rebecca Long-Bailey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 187 written questions in the last year — well 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 76.19% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 18–19 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") 75 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 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 Theobald's Road, London Wc1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: RMT
Address of donor: 39 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,600

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three nights’ hotel accommodation at Labour Party conference including breakfast, total value £1,035

Date received: 24 – 26 September 2017

Date accepted: 24 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 23 October 2017)

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